Several Colorado Towns & Cities Now Have Plastic And Paper Bag FeesWhen the Fort Collins City Council approved a plan requiring retailers to charge 5 cents for every disposable bag, it followed several Colorado communities that have enacted similar measures.
Judge: Aspen's 20-Cent Paper Bag Charge Is A FeeAspen's 20-cent charge for paper bags at grocery stores is a fee, not a tax, and can remain in place, a state judge ruled Monday.
Fort Collins Considers Shopping Bag FeeLast year Fort Collins said "no" to charging a fee for using plastic and paper bags. Now the city council is considering the idea once again.
Boulder Officials Say Bag Fee Has Cut Use By 68%Boulder officials say the use of plastic and paper bags has fallen 68 percent in the six months since the city enacted a 10-cent fee on disposable grocery bags.
Denver Mayor Doesn't Support Bag FeeDenver's mayor is opposed to a proposed bag fee in Denver for plastic and paper shopping bags.
Public Hearing To Be Held Over Bag Fees In DenverThe Denver City Council is one step closer to mandating a 5 cent fee for plastic or paper bags at grocery and convenience stores.
Grocery Bag Fee Proposed For Denver Customers would be charged a plastic bag fee of five cents if the Denver City Council approves a proposal designed to help the environment and cut down on waste.