Plastic Bags

The City of Austin wants to know what you think about plastic bags

The City of Austin's Goa l is to be a #ZeroWasteCity by 2040! This means reducing the amount of trash sent to landfills by 90 percent. Over 5 years ago, Austin put a ban on single use plastic shopping bags. It's pretty noticeable how much cleaner parking lots, parks and many other places were in...
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Plastic Bag Ban is Over in ATX! What will you do?

A couple weeks ago the Texas Supreme Court ruled that cities cannot ban the single-use bags. The justices felt hat the law is clear, and local ordinances cannot trump it. This has caused the city of Austin to not enforce the Plastic Bag Ban that has been enforced for the past 5 years. Now...
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