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Burlington County to ban smoking in parks

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Last week, the Burlington County Freeholders discussed making the county parks smokefree, and on May 22 will vote on the resolution for smokefree parks, to be implemented on May 31, 2013 in celebration of annual World No Tobacco Day. Read a May 10, 2013 article from South Jersey Local News and an editorial from the Burlington County Times.

Smokefree recreation areas are proliferating across New Jersey. Read more about Smokefree Outdoor Areas in GASP’s white paper on the subject or on our webpage.