Ashland Prepares for Plastic Bag Ban

ASHLAND, Ore. —  The Ashland City Council expects a plastic bag ban to become a reality in a matter of months. Last night, the council held the first reading on the issue. The second reading will happen at the next council meeting, and it’s expected to pass after that and become law. This ban would impact all stores and businesses … Continue reading »

Possible Plastic Bag Ban in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Plastic bags could be a thing of the past in Ashland. City council held a study session Monday nigh exploring the idea of a city-wide ban. Ashland would become the first city in the southern Oregon to ban plastic bags. The move wouldn’t mean paper is the preferred choice. Shoppers would be … Continue reading »