December 16, 2010
Approximately 35.5 million plastic carryout bags are used annually by residents in the City of Vista; and in the United States, less than five percent of plastic bags are recycled. Plastic bags create litter problems for streets, beaches, and the marine environment throughout our region;
To help encourage shoppers to use reusable bags, many stores will be providing free bags for a specified time on December 16.
Below is a list of participating businesses and details about their offers.
- Stater Brothers (780 Sycamore Ave), 5 pm to 7 pm
- Stater Brothers (1451 N. Santa Fe Ave), 5 pm to 7 pm
- Target (1751 University Dr.), while supplies last
- Target (3150 Business Park Dr.), while supplies last
- Vista Civic Center (200 Civic Center Drive), while supplies last
- 99 Cent Only Store (705 E. Vista Way), free with $19.99 purchase
- Frazier Farms Market (225 Vista Village Drive) while supplies last
- Northgate Market (1150 E. Vista Way) 11:00 am to 3:00 pm while supplies last, additional bags available for purchase at a reduced cost
- Primo Food Market (1535 West Vista Way) 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, while supplies last
- Rodeo’s Market (356 Vista Village Drive) 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, while supplies last
- La Mexicana Market (440 North Santa Fe Avenue) 9:00 am to 11:00 am, while supplies last
Click here to sign up for your chance to win a GARMIN GPS. (a $129 value)
Winner is anounced on 12/23/10 on the Facebook page & via email. Just in time for the holidays!