Wash. city council creates fee for plastic bags

09/19/2013 | KOMO-TV/KOMO-AM (Seattle)

The Tumwater, Wash., City Council has approved a fee for plastic bags, effective July 1, joining a growing list of cities and counties banning or charging for grocery bags. Shoppers in Tumwater will be charged 5 cents per bag, although exemptions exist, including bags for meat and produce, newspapers and dry cleaning.

View Full Article in:

KOMO-TV/KOMO-AM (Seattle)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Director of Finance and Administration
Equaltiy California
West Hollywood, CA
Vice President, Girls and Women Strategy
United Nations Foundation
Washington, DC
Major Gifts Manager
PFLAG National
Washington, DC
Federal Club Assistant
Human Rights Campaign
Washington, DC
President/CEO
AIDS Foundation of Chicago
Chicago , IL