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

Coming to New York City: smokefree parks?

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is considering making parks and beaches smokefree, The New York Times reports. Not only for health reasons — secondhand smoke drifts, he notes — but for litter reasons too (I’ve never quite understood why smokers who toss butts on the ground think the world is their ashtray).

“When you ask [...]