Skip to comments.AG Coakley OKs Concord plastic water bottle ban
Posted on 09/06/2012 12:59:57 PM PDT by ex91B10
Its a watershed moment for Concord residents as single-serve plastic water bottles will be officially banned in the town, effective Jan. 1....state Attorney General Martha Coakley ruled that the controversial bylaw...does not violate state or constitutional law in any way.
(Excerpt) Read more at bostonherald.com ...
Now she can set her sights on the "Juicy-Juice" crowd.
Residents should buy the water out of town and throw the empties on the town hall steps.
Drive to New Hampshire and pay less, bring it back over the border.
Everybody in Concord can sleep soundly tonight, knowing that their biggest problem of the year has been solved!
They can sleep soundly as long as they do not think about how much money and time was wasted solving a non problem.
However, there are provisions in the bylaw that allow businesses to sell single-serve plastic water bottles in the case of an emergency.
” Honestly, we did it with the best of intentions”
Best if intentions = tyranny. The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
“and we hope that people realize this is a small change,
He said while boiling the frog slowly.
Were hoping also as we move forward that people will realize its not a big change and we can adapt because 20 years ago, we didnt have this product and we were all just fine.
Moving 20 years into the past is not moving forward.
Neither is moving 700 years in the past.
...and to think that Minutemen fought and died on Battle Road and at North Bridge in Concord so that she had the freedom to do this! Ugh!
The AG doesn't "rule."
Talk about conditioning for the police state!
"Egads! The Prohibition movement has even moved onto outlawing water!"
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