Aug 03 2018
The new rule went into effect Monday after it was first announced almost two years ago by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
They say this will help with health issues regarding second-hand smoking.
Tuesday is the deadline for public housing authorities to implement smoke-free policies. "So that means I pay rent here and I have to go out and stand in the middle of the street just to smoke a cigarette?"
Theoretically at least, NY has been a smokeless city for years now: Officials began a cigarette crackdown in the late 1980s, eventually banning smoking in restaurants and bars in 2002 and select outdoor spaces in 2011, including public parks, where enforcement is nearly non-existent.
"It (the rule) basically says you can smoke 25 feet away from one of the federal buildings and HUD homes", said Harold Ince, Jr., executive director of the Flint Housing Commission.
Cubs Trade For Cole Hamels
The 34-year-old adds some help to a Cubs rotation that has underachieved this season, despite leading the National League Central. He played for the Phillies from 2006 to 2015 and won a World Series, a World Series MVP and an NLCS MVP with them in 2008.
Jordan says to transfer Syria White Helmets to UK, Canada, Germany
Moreover, now that Israel has helped the evacuation, they face a new charge of being "collaborators with Israel". But Syria's government and its ally Russian Federation have accused the group of links to jihadist groups.
Trump responds to Cohen taping: 'Your favourite president did nothing wrong'
When questioned about the allegations, President Trump has denied the affair and said he had no knowledge of any payment . It is unclear why Cohen and Trump sought to purchase the story from AMI and then did not complete the transaction.
Connie West, who is a Salisbury resident said she has to stand in the street to smoke and it's an inconvenience.
HUD's website dictated it doesn't only protect resident health, but the ban also reduces maintenance costs.
What do you think about the new ban, will residents comply or risk getting evicted? The ban will not prohibit e-cigarettes, snuff, or chewing tobacco.
MHA said it won't be going door to door acting as the smoke police, but if residents are seen smoking in their units or near them, they'll be talked to by management.
"Are they going to evict a single mother with two to three children because someone was smoking on their porch", questioned Gary Foster.
Aug 02 2018
Spy agencies suspect North Korea building new missiles
North Korea has carried out a total of six nuclear tests, the most recent of which took place in September previous year . But they did not agree on details, which will be further discussed through working-level talks, the ministry said.
Aug 01 2018
Jose Mourinho heavily criticizes Manchester United after pre-season loss
Mourinho had expressed a desire for two new arrivals but says it will be "not a drama" if the club make just one new addition. Premier League side Manchester United were unsuccessful in their plot to offload French forward Anthony Martial to PSG.
Jul 29 2018
"find, test, treat millions" who have hepatitis
He urged all authorities concerned to take necessary measures to inspire the people to prevent the liver related diseases. If you are between 45 and 60, you are more likely to be unknowingly living with hepatitis C than any other age group.
Jul 29 2018
Radar Shows Evidence of a Subterranean Lake on Mars
The location's radar profile resembled that of subglacial lakes found beneath Earth's Antarctic and Greenland ice sheets. Scientists have long known that Mars has water in the form of ice and certain minerals.
Jul 27 2018
Senate committees plan Russian Federation threat hearings
Democrats are seeking to take control of the House of Representatives and Senate in the November elections from the Republicans. He tweeted: "I'm very concerned that Russian Federation will be fighting very hard to have an impact on the upcoming Election".
Jul 26 2018
Latest Demi Lovato Developments Since Suspected Drug Overdose
A spokesperson for the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed to PEOPLE that the 25-year-old is not being investigated by police. Lovato grew up in North Texas and her mother is a former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader from Irving.
Jul 26 2018
Deschamps, Zidane on FIFA Coach of the Year shortlist
A host of national team coaches have been selected in the nomination process in the wake of their exploits in the 2018 FIFA World Cup .
Jul 25 2018
Syrian army pushes into Quneitra province
A second group of White Helmets and their families has been unable to reach the border, a Canadian government source told AFP . Israel's Haaretz daily said the evacuees also included orphans who had been injured in the Syrian fighting.
Jul 23 2018
Class-action suits claim OSU ignored doctor's alleged sex abuse
Several former wrestlers accused Jordan of doing nothing after hearing reports that Strauss was sexually abusing wrestlers. Speaking on "America's Newsroom", Jordan told Bill Hemmer that wrestlers and coaches alike have expressed the same stance.
Jul 23 2018
Woods sparkles with a 66 at Open
Justin Rose was about 18 feet away from going home Friday when he made the birdie putt on the 18th to make the cut on the number. The Englishman, who had only edged his way past the cut, sunk seven birdies to go within two shots of the leaders at four under.
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