Division of Solid Waste News

  • May 6 2019
    The City of Bath wishes to announce an update to the Single Use Carry-Out Bags Ordinance (2017) which will go into effect on May 22, 2019. The current Ordinance states that: A store may make available for sale to a customer a single-use paper carryout bag for a mandatory, minimum charge of five cents ($0.05) per bag. The charge will increase to ten cents ($0.10) per bag one year after this ordinance takes effect. The charge will increase to fifteen cents ($0.15) per bag two years after this ... details