Works to repeal smoking rules, prevent plastic bag ban – CCTimes

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Published by the CCTimes – 11/1/2014 > Full Article WALNUT CREEK — Citing his oath to uphold the Constitution, Councilman Justin Wedel says Walnut Creek voters, not elected leaders, should decide where people can smoke and whether shoppers can choose paper or plastic. Wedel aims to get two initiatives on the June ballot — one …

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Petition Drive Against Smoking Regulations, Plastic Bag Ban – Patch

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Published by the Walnut Creek Patch – 11/1/2014 > Full Article Here Walnut Creek City Councilman Justin Wedel has unleashed two petition campaigns to overturn part of the city’s new smoking regulations as well as prevent it from banning plastic bags without approval from voters. Wedel said he filed papers Wednesday with the City Clerk, notifying …

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Strict Walnut Creek smoking ban goes into effect – KTVU

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Published by KTVU – November 1, 2014 > Full Article Here WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — A controversial smoking ban took effect Friday in Walnut Creek that is one of the strictest smoking ordinances in the Bay Area. Many people KTVU spoke with were unaware of the new ban and of the associated fines which can …

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