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Smoking banned in North Las Vegas city parks

Posted at 9:39 AM, May 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-24 12:39:11-04

Smokers in North Las Vegas can no longer smoke at city parks.

The North Las Vegas City Council approved an ordinance to limit smoking at all 37 parks in the city on Wednesday.

The ban is now in effect. You must be 100 feet away from playgrounds, picnic tables and nature trails.

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The city plans to start placing signs up by July 1. The goal is to protect children from second hand smoke.