bottle tax hike

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Baltimore City Council Won’t Vote On Proposed Bottle Tax Hike Until Next Week

In a significant move, Baltimore’s bottle tax is no longer stopped up in a City Council committee. It’s now going to the full council.


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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Says Bottle Tax Hike Will Benefit City Schools

Embarrassing. That’s what the mayor called the conditions at many Baltimore schools. Now she wants to raise the city’s bottle tax to start immediate repairs.


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Baltimore Mayor’s Proposed Bottle Tax Hike To Pay For School Construction

Another Baltimore City tax increase. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants to raise the city’s two-cent bottle tax to five cents a bottle.