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First U. S. city bans drive-thrus – to help the environment!

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“The zoning change is a part of the Minneapolis 2040 plan to help reduce the city’s greenhouse emissions by 80 percent by 2050.” 
Credit: QSR magazine

“Major American City Bans New Drive-Thrus”

“Minneapolis has banned the construction of new drive-thrus to help save the environment. Will that really help? Meteorologist Kait Parker crunches the numbers,” by The Weather Channel.

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“Minneapolis becomes the first major American city to ban new drive-through windows”

“Citing the climate benefits of taking cars off the road, the city council says no new facilities can be built,” by Sam Bloch, The New Food Economy.

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Posted by Steve on September 10, 2019 at 12:05 am | Permalink

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