1/7/2019 - Results Posted on Survey of Local Businesses on Reusable Checkout Bag Ordinance
The Fairfield Department of Community & Economic Development and Fairfield Chamber of Commerce were asked to conduct a short survey on a proposed ordinance mandating use of reusable check-out bags. The results of this survey are posted below. A total of 105 businesses responded to the survey request. 58% of respondents reported providing either plastic or paper bags to their customers. 61% of respondents indicated support for an ordinance that would ban single-use plastic check-out bags, though results varied among industry.