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Council to Vote on Legislation Creating Five Cent Minimum Surcharge for Bags Used in Retail Stores.

Council will also vote on legislative package to make Elections in New York City more accessible to voters

City Hall – Today the City Council will vote on legislation to require retail stores to impose a fee of no less than five cents for plastic and other bags provided to customers. Next, the Council will vote on a package of three bills to improve elections and voting in New York City. READ MORE