Smoking ban on LIRR platforms to begin Sunday
Officials say starting on Sunday, smokers will not be able to light up on LIRR platforms.
The MTA is banning smoking on platforms and in ticket areas.
The announcement will be made and signs will be posted to remind riders about the ban.
Violators could face $50 fines and 30 days in jail.
LIRR smoking ban goes into effect Nov. 13