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Barrington Town Hall, Barrington, Rhode Island

The same group that advocated for a local plastic bag ban has been charged with developing criteria to measure the initiative's impact. Barrington's Reusable Checkout...

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To the editor: On the evening of Oct. 1, the Barrington Town Council voted 4-1 on the ordinance to ban single-use plastic bags at checkouts...

To the editor: We owe a debt of gratitude to councilwoman Kate Weymouth and all those who voted for a plastic bag ban here in...
Barrington Town Hall, Barrington, Rhode Island

The Barrington Town Council approved a plastic bag ban on Oct. 1, and while many people came out in support of the proposal, there...

To the editor: I would like to applaud our town council for proposing the plastic bag ban, for allowing and encouraging discussion through open forum...
Barrington Town Hall, Barrington, Rhode Island

The Barrington Town Council passed  a plastic bag ban by a 4-1 vote Monday night. The ban, which prohibits the use of plastic bags at...
Barrington Town Hall, Barrington, Rhode Island

The Barrington Town Council passed  a plastic bag ban by a 4-1 vote Monday night. The matter was approved after numerous local residents spoke both...

To the editor: On Oct. 1, Barrington has the chance to demonstrate environmental stewardship in Rhode Island by being the first municipality in the state...

To the editor: On Monday, Oct. 1, the town council will be looking at an ordinance to ban plastic shopping bags in Barrington. The town...