In Waynesville, North Carolina the town alderman voted late last week to ban smoking on all town property. This included parks, ball fields, greenways, public parking lots, the grounds of town buildings and sidewalks. The latter wasn’t easily passed as it was met with heated debate that led to the banning of smoking on sidewalks which was done under the guise of providing a healthy lifestyle in the town. The new ban which still has […]
In the city of Eugene, Oregon the City Council is set to discuss a potential smoking back on downtown sidewalks as well as Park Blocks and Broadway Plaza. While note vote is expected at this Wednesday’s meeting it is on the agenda to be discussed and was introduced by Councilor Greg Evans who said one day he wants all smoking outlawed in public places. Mr. Evans, may we suggest moving to Nigeria?