Cumberland County

South Portland, Maine Overrides Exemption for Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

Last July, the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in Maine increased from 18 to 21-years-old, albeit with a provision for individuals who had already…

Portland, Maine Increases Tobacco Purchase Age

The state of Maine has its first city that will be raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21, as the Portland City…

Weekly News (April 18, 2016)

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Fayetteville, N.C. Delays Vote on Tobacco Store Restrictions, Again

The Fayetteville City Council has again delayed a vote on new restrictions on tobacco shops in the city, this time until a work session on…

Weekly News (October 6, 2014)

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Cumberland County, N.C. Eyes Expanded Smoking Ban

Last month, smoking on public property in Cumberland County, N.C. became illegal thanks to a law passed last September. Now, the County’s Comissioners are discussing…

Fayetteville, N.C. Tobacco Store Ordinance Delayed

The city of Fayetteville, N.C. has been looking into proposed legislation changes that would limit how close tobacco retailers could be to residential areas, churches, schools…

Fayetteville, N.C. Considering New Smoking Rules in City Parks

A change to where people are allowed to light up in city parks and athletic fields could be in the works for Fayetteville, N.C., as the…

Fayetteville, N.C. Seeks to Place Zoning Limits on Tobacco Retailers

A proposed law in Fayetteville, N.C. could force some tobacco retailers out of business. The city is proposing a law that would limit how close…

Weekly News (December 30, 2013)

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Cumberland County, N.C. Readies Extended Smoking Ban

Beginning Jan. 1, smoking will be prohibited within 25 feet of many of Cumberland County’s properties in the start of what could be an extended…