Queens Smoke Free Partnership

Hollis co-op goes smoke-free
Hollis co-op goes smoke-free
Southeast Maggie Hayes 3/06/2013 at 8:55AM

Queens could be going smoke free, one apartment at a time. The Queens Smoke-Free Partnership has converted 220 apartment homes into smoke-free zones and is furthering its work throughout the borough through various initiatives. “Smoke-free housing is very up and coming,” said Yvette Buckner, the Queens borough manager at the Partnership. “We’re helping to formalize [...]

Letters Queens Courier Staff 11/17/2011 at 6:14PM

On Sunday, November 13, a new law went into effect that bans smoking in outdoor areas of ticketing, boarding and platforms on stations operated by the MTA. This law was passed by the State Legislature with bipartisan support and signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo in August 2011. Everyone has the right to breathe [...]