Fulton County (Ga.)

South Fulton, Ga. Passes Updated Smoking Ban

Citing the absence of a statewide law to protect people from secondhand smoke, the South Fulton City Council has passed an ordinance that will ban…

Johns Creek, Ga. Makes Parks Tobacco-Free

As the parks of Johns Creek begin to reopen, visitors are being greeted by new signage and policies indicating that the areas are now completely…

Roswell, Ga. Could Get Newly Licensed Cigar Lounges

A new crop of cigar lounges could be coming to the Atlanta suburb of Roswell after the city council approved the first reading of an…

Atlanta Mayor Signs Smoking Ban

A new smoking ban will be coming to Atlanta, Ga. in the new year, as this week Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms signed a piece of…

Atlanta Moves One Step Closer to Smoking Ban in Restaurants, Bars

A committee for the Atlanta City Council voted in favor of a ban on smoking in most businesses. The public safety and legal administration committee voted…

Atlanta Smoking Ban Proposed

Two council members are hoping to ban smoking in bars and restaurants throughout Atlanta. Today, Matt Westmoreland and Andre Dickens introduced a measure that would…

Swanton, Ohio Bans Smoking in Parks

A smoking and ban is coming to the parks of Swanton, Ohio, as the village council approved the third and final reading of the proposal…

East Point, Ga. Bans Smoking in Parks

The Atlanta suburb of East Point has banned smoking in its parks. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution all of Fulton County parks are now smoke-free….

Fulton County, Ga. Bans Smoking in Parks

Smoking in Fulton County, Ga. parks has been snuffed out, as county commissioners recently voted to make it illegal to light up in the north…

Sandy Springs, Ga. Passes Park Smoking Ban

The Sandy Springs City Council passed a resolution at its meeting on Tuesday night that immediately bans the smoking and use of all tobacco products in…