All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘New York City Council’

NYC Grocery Bag Fees Will Charge Ten Cents for Paper and Plastic

The New York City Council introduced a bill today that will require a ten cent fee for all grocery bags, both paper and plastic. “Plastic bags are a problem. Our goal has to be to reduce the use of plastic bags. There are a lot of different ways to do that,” said New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, according to …

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Liam Neeson to Tour N.Y. Carriage Horse Stables

Liam Neeson will visit the stables of New York carriage horses on Sunday, along with several city council members. Neeson is against Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to do away with the horses that are frequently seen towing passengers enjoying leisurely rides through Central Park. De Blasio said throughout his entire mayoral campaign that he would ban the carriages if …

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