Failure to recycle a civil offense in Vail, Colo.


The Vail (Colo.) Town Council on Tuesday gave final approval to an ordiance that mandates recyling in the mountain resort community. Failure to comply with the ordinance will be a civil offense, resulting in fines up to $999 and 180 days in jail for every violation. The ordinance become effective July 1, with enforcement beginning Jan. 1, 2015. Vail Daily.