Clean Ocean Access will appear before the Town Council meeting on Monday and request a public hearing for the draft of a plastic bag ordinance.
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The town of Portsmouth has released the results of its Single-use Plastic Bag Survey. According to the results, approximately two thirds (66.3%) of the 678 survey respondents approve of banning single-use plastic bags.
The town of Portsmouth will host a workshop to discuss the rules and regulations concerning plastic bags, including a potential ban, in November.
The town of Portsmouth is asking residents to complete a short survey about plastic bags as part of its discussion on the potential ban of bags in town.
The Portsmouth Town Council took a step Monday night toward banning single-use carry out plastic bags, but not before they hear more from local businesses.
It’s a busy week in Portsmouth. Here’s what you need to know this week, Monday-Sunday, Aug. 28-Sept. 3, in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
Should Portsmouth ban plastic bags and make Aquidneck Island completely plastic free? Tell us in the poll here.
Stitchery, a new needle arts studio, will hold an upcycle event as Portsmouth becomes the next Aquidneck Island community to consider banning plastic bags.