Can D.C. use a bag tax to fund public transportation? Photo by nicasaurusrex.
Yesterday, the D.C. Council finalized the five cent tax on paper and plastic bags at grocery, drug, convenience and liquor stores. This is a good move for the environment, but I’m particularly happy that four of the five cents go directly toward cleaning [...]
Photo of traffic congestion in Hong Kong by A.H. 1987 from Flickr
A biker struck by a car in Beijing. Courtesy of pmorgan of Flickr.
Bloomtown: The Mayor plans to boost spending on public transport.
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