Smokefree DC is a citizen-based group whose goal is to promote smokefree environments in Washington, DC.

New York poised to extend smokefree transit policy – what about DC?

Flickr photo courtesy of petras_t

The New York Legislature has passed a measure that would make train platforms and outdoor areas of the Metro-North and Long Island Railroad smokefree. New York City has already made its platforms smokefree. The bill awaits the governor’s signature.

That raises an interesting issue regarding Washington, D.C., transit. Metrorail property is supposed [...]