Nic Esposito

A man who supports a plastic bag ban at Philadelphia City Council.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
October 22, 2019 - 7:15 pm
Philadelphia is one step closer to joining the growing number of cities that are banning plastic bags. A City Council committee Tuesday advanced a bill that would prohibit retail stores from providing them.
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Pat Loeb
October 23, 2018 - 8:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia City Council committee advanced a bill Tuesday it hopes will reduce the dumping of tires on city streets. The bill would require tire dealers to get a license to do business in the city. The Philadelphia Streets Department estimates that it collects...
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Pat Loeb | KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
October 09, 2018 - 7:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you've ever wondered why Philadelphia's litter problem is so hard to solve, there was a clue at Wednesday's hearing of the city council's Streets and Services Committee. Zero Waste and Litter Director Nic Esposito says his office conducted research to see how trash...
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