City Officials Pass Bottle Tax IncreaseA five-cent tax on every bottle of soda will soon be the law of the land in Baltimore. The so-called bottle tax bill is on its way to the mayor for her signature.
Campaign For Baltimore Bottle Tax Sparks DebateA soda could soon cost you more in Baltimore. The City Council is considering a bill to once again raise the bottle tax to help fund city school construction.
Mayor Rawlings-Blake Wants Bottle Tax Increase Proposal Passed ImmediatelyThe mayor's proposal to increase the bottle tax to pay for school construction had tempers flaring at the city council Monday night.