Commission shelves fee for single-use bags Around Town, posted by Editor, Mountain View Voice Online, on Mar 2, 2009 at 5:00 pm
Before county residents are asked to spend a quarter for every paper or plastic shopping bag, the Santa Clara County Recycling and Waste Reduction Commission has recommended that a public education campaign be enacted first.
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Posted by Patricia Corral, a resident of the Old Mountain View neighborhood, on Mar 4, 2009 at 4:04 pm
For about 3 years I've been using canvas bags to carry my groceries. I've had to train myself to take them when I go into the store. Something must be done to educate people to do the same. Too many bags litter our waterway and other places and cause harm to our environment