Shopping Bags

Plastic Bag (Credit: CBS)

Debate Continues Over Proposed Evanston Shopping Bag Tax

Paper or plastic? The City of Evanston continues to consider a five cent tax for using either for shopping.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

Plastic Bag (Credit: CBS)

Evanston Weighing Tax On Both Paper And Plastic Shopping Bags

Residents in Evanston are one step closer to living in the first community in Illinois that will charge for paper or plastic bags at the grocery and other stores.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2011

Plastic Bags

Evanston To Consider Total Ban On Bags

The City of Evanston has a public hearing a 7 p.m. tonight on a proposal to ban disposable shopping bags – plastic or paper.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2011