NYC Plastic Bag Fee Postponed Until Next Year
After pushback from Albany, City Council Members voted to delay plastic bag fees until February 2017.
Updated: Jun 22, 2016 1:11 PM
Albany Wants You To Keep On Wasting Plastic Bags
State lawmakers have counteracted City plans to enact a 5-cent plastic bag fee.
Updated: Jun 8, 2016 11:47 AM
New York City Council Narrowly Passes Five Cent Plastic Bag Fee
The fee will be officially instated in October, but won't be actively enforced until next April.
Updated: May 6, 2016 9:22 AM
Should NYC Impose A Fee For Plastic Bags, Or Tell Planet To GFY?
The Council will vote on the bill on May 5th.
Updated: Apr 29, 2016 12:16 PM
NYC Inching Closer To 10 Cent Bag Fee
Mayor de Blasio's administration is reportedly "looking very closely" at a 10-cent fee.
Updated: Jul 19, 2014 4:45 PM
10 Cent Fine On Paper & Plastic Bags Might Actually Happen
The bill has 19 sponsors from a more progressive Council.
Updated: Mar 25, 2014 1:46 PM
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