Homer, AK Bans Disposable Plastic Shopping Bags

Homer, AK Bans Disposable Plastic Shopping Bags

Homer, Alaska, Aug. 27, 2012, (PBBR) – The City Council of Homer, Alaska, passed an ordinance today that prohibits sellers from providing disposable plastic shopping bags to their customers. The ordinance (12-36) was sponsored by Councilmembers David Lewis and Beauregard Burgess. In an interview by phone, Mr. Lewis stated, “The ordinance only prohibits light-weight plastic […]

Homer, Alaska Begins Process To Ban Plastic Bags

Homer, Alaska Begins Process To Ban Plastic Bags

Prohibits Disposable Plastic Shopping Bags | Plastic Bag Ban Report Homer, Alaska, USA, July 26, 2012 (PBBR) – The City Council of Homer, Alaska has taken the first steps to ban plastic bags at local retailers. The ordinance is drafted. It was introduced and the First Reading took place at the regular City Council meeting […]