No Smoking

June 10, 2011
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(Courtesy Photo) City Councilor Felix Arroyo, a JP resident, speaks about his efforts to create smoke-free playgrounds while Cynthia Loesch of the Boston Alliance for Community Health looks on during a World No Tobacco Day event on May 31 in City Hall Plaza. The plaza was filled with 1,200 pairs of shoes representing the lives lost each day to tobacco-related illness. The event was arranged by the Alliance and the Tobacco Coalition, which includes JP’s Tree of Life/Arbol de Vida and Hyde Square Task Force.