SFO bans solicitors at airport, cuts down on smoking sites

SFO has moved to ban solicitation and also made it more difficult for smokers to light up at the airport.

Separate proposals to outlaw solicitation and ban smoking at outdoor sections of the hub were passed unanimously Tuesday by the San Francisco Airport Commission.

The solicitation ban prevents members of any organization from asking for money from passengers. That measure also limits the activities of those organizations to specifically-designed booths in public areas.

The cigarette ban means that passengers will be able to light up only in designated smoking areas at the tranportation hub.

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