A ban on a ban

Moab only recently implemented its plastic bag ban, but a new bill could soon bring that restriction out of compliance with state code. The Utah Legislature is considering a bill that would prevent cities from regulating “auxiliary containers,” including plastic bags.

City Council sets new business license fees

The City of Moab has updated its business license fee schedule to better reflect administrative costs, but fees for long-term rentals will require more deliberation. During its regular meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 26, the Moab City Council voted unanimously to approve the new fee schedule while striking long-term rentals from the list to be discussed more at a later date.