E-cigarettes now banned in Pasco public areas

PASCO, Wash. -- We know cigarette smoking is prohibited in public areas. Now Pasco says the new trendy e-cigarettes are as well. Staff say they are doing it for consistency purposes.

E-cigarettes are liquid nicotine that gets converted into a chemical gas that the user inhales. They can no longer be used within 25 feet of playgrounds, parks or pools.