Seattle recently become the latest city to put a ban on plastic drinking straws, as well as other plastic eating utensils. This is becoming a major issue in America, which raises the question, should Casper follow suit?

According to a recent article by CNN, Greenpeace has stated that 40% of plastics in the ocean are from single-use plastics. The article also stated that Seattle violators will be subject to a $250 fine.

So far, other cities to establish disposable plastic straw bans include Miami Beach (Florida), Monmouth Beach (New Jersey), New York City and several municipalities in California.

So the question is: