bag ban http://tpr.org en City Council Pushes Plastic Bag Ban Discussion To May http://tpr.org/post/city-council-pushes-plastic-bag-ban-discussion-may <p>A plastic bag ban is getting closer to becoming reality in San Antonio. Wednesday, the City Council's Governance Committee forwarded the item to a full city council briefing session in May.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:33:52 +0000 Ryan Loyd 30203 at http://tpr.org City Council Pushes Plastic Bag Ban Discussion To May Is San Antonio Ready For A Plastic Bag Ban? http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-ready-plastic-bag-ban <p>Plastic bags are as much a part of the retail and grocery store experience as the milk and bread they carry, but recently, cities across Texas have been taking a journey down the road less traveled.</p><p>Brownsville, Laguna Vista, South Padre Island and now Austin are part of a growing movement to ban plastic bags.</p><p>Local shoppers seem to agree with the sentiment.</p><p>"I wouldn't mind banning something as long as there's an alternate to it," said H-E-B shopper John SaldaƱa.</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 22:45:00 +0000 Ryan Loyd 8459 at http://tpr.org Is San Antonio Ready For A Plastic Bag Ban?