The St. Louis Park City Council is considering regulation of point-of-sale plastic bags in the city. After discussion of the topic and hearing from an expert panel of industry representatives and interested stakeholders June 22, the city council now wants to hear from residents, business owners and others who are interested in this topic!
Attend a public listening session Wednesday, September 2, at 6 p.m. at The Rec Center Banquet Room, 3700 Monterey Drive, St. Louis Park. This session will be videotaped and will be available for viewing after the session.
If you’re unable to attend the listening session and would like to make your comments part of the public record, please send your comments to Kala Fisher, solid waste program coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 952.924.21843 or mail to 7305 Oxford Street, St. Louis Park, MN 55426. Comments may also be shared via MyStLouisPark at www.mystlouispark.org.
To learn more about this issue and to view the expert panel presentation, visit www.slpmn.us/plasticbags. After hearing feedback, the council will propose possible policies at an October 2015 meeting, to be followed by a second listening session on the specific proposed policy.