Originally posted on CBS New York:
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - A year ago, New York City banned smoking in its parks, beaches, and pedestrian plazas. Officials say the ban had been effective, WCBS 880′s Marla Diamond reported.
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While you will still see tourists lighting up in Times Square’s pedestrian plazas, Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Diamond that smoking in city parks is way down.