Tarrant County

Fort Worth Bans Smoking at Parks

Earlier this year, Fort Worth banned smoking at bars and restaurants, now the city has banned smoking at parks. On Tuesday, the Fort Worth City...
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Fort Worth Bans Smoking at Bars

In an 8-1 vote, the Fort Worth City Council voted to ban smoking at bars in the north Texas city, meaning smoking is outlawed at...
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Fort Worth Looking at Smoke-Free Bars

Fort Worth is the last major city in Texas where smoking is still legal in bars, but that might not be the case much longer....
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Arlington, Texas Smoking Ban Gets 60-day Delay

The new smoking ban in Arlington, Texas won’t formally go into effect until July 26. That’s thanks to a temporary injunction the city agreed to...
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Arlington, Texas Approves Expanded Smoking Ban

With two changes, the Arlington City Council voted 7-2 in favor of an expanded smoking ban that will prohibit smoking in bars, night clubs, strip clubs, pool...
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Arlington, Texas Expands Smoking Ban to Bars, Exempts Bingo Parlors

Last night, the Arlington City Council voted to expand the city’s smoking ban to cover bars, clubs and other businesses, but exempted bingo parlors. The expanded...
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Arlington, Texas Considers Stricter Smoking Ban

Next month, Arlington, Texas will vote on an ordinance that would limit the exemptions for its smoking bans. Currently, bars, night clubs, strip clubs, pool halls, bingo...
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Bedford, Texas Bans Smoking in Restaurants

As of Jan. 1, 2015, smoking in restaurants in the Fort Worth suburb of Bedford will be no more. The Bedford City Council passed a...
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