The Town of Qualicum Beach is hosting two open houses about the proposed plastic bag ban. — Lauren Collins photo

Town of Qualicum Beach hosting bag ban open house

Two sessions set for Feb. 15, at 2 and 6 p.m.

The Town of Qualicum Beach is holding two open houses Thursday, Feb. 15, on the proposed plastic bag ban.

The two open houses will be held from 2-5 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. at the town hall council chambers (660 Primrose St.).

Council is considering implementing a ban on single-use plastic bags when paying at stores.

The town staff and council wants to hear what residents and business owners think a plastic bag ban should look like.

There is also a survey for the public. It can be found at https://tinyurl.com/qb-bags.

— NEWS Staff

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