Plastic bag ban advances

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 16, 2019 8:10 PM CT | Published: July 16, 2019 8:10 PM CT

A proposal for retailers to charge a fee for plastic bags has been dropped by City Councilman Berlin Boyd, who instead is proposing a ban on plastic bags at Memphis retailers.

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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