Alexandria, VA Closed About 3 years

Proposed Budget Comments

As an alternative to the 1% addition to Alexandria's meals tax, it would make more sense to pick up the shortfall by taxing food served on disposable tableware or disposable containers. This would avoid the stigma of high taxation (11% meals tax!), and at the same time encourage reduction in waste. I think the public will be far more accepting of this, as it addresses an ongoing problem of a container being thrown out after 20 minutes [Description has been truncated. The full description might be available when requesting only information about this request.]