Plastic Bags Bill On Its Way To Governor Snyder

Dec 1, 2016
Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Changes could be coming for how retailers handle the use of plastic bags. That’s if Governor Rick Snyder signs a bill that won final approval in the legislature Thursday. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Lawmakers could be making changes to Governor Rick Snyder’s mission to scale back the use of tax incentives to attract jobs and investment. Two packages of bills offering incentives to businesses passed in the Senate Tuesday. 

The latest report on West Michigan’s economy finds continued growth, but also a continued slow down. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) State lawmakers want to make sure your city won’t tax or ban plastic grocery and retail bags. 


The downtown Battle Creek building that houses Arcadia Brewing has been sold.