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

Santa Monica says no smoking near apartments

Santa Monica’s City Council is forging ahead in protecting residents from secondhand smoke. The Council has passed a measure making apartment balconies and patios smokefree.

The new law makes areas within 25 feet of doors and windows of multi-unit buildings smokefree, the Santa Monica Daily Press reports. The city has already made outdoor dining areas and [...]