A woman lights up. (file/AFP Getty Images)

Tossing Cigarettes Could Mean Big Littering Fine

Starting next year, flicking a cigarette butt onto the ground could cost you plenty.


A plastic bag ends up as litter in this Chicago street scene. (CBS)

No Vote Yet On Alderman’s Plan To Impound Cars For Littering

Aldermen have heard testimony on the pros and cons of – but have yet to vote on – a proposed ordinance that would allow the city to impound your vehicle if you’re caught tossing litter out the window.

WBBM Newsradio–06/24/2013