Boston’s Mayor Menino Has Sponsored to Ban Smoking in All Public Parks in Boston

As reported by Boston Magazine, not sure how this will affect E-Cigarettes.

During a hearing yesterday, the City Council voted in favor of the ban, which would force those who break the law to cough up $250 in fines every time they are caught lighting up where they are not supposed to. “The intent of the regulation is to protect Boston’s parks, and to ensure that Boston’s parks and recreational places are safe, clean, and healthy for all residents,” said Councilor Matt O’Malley, chairman of the Committee on Government Operations.


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