Prohibition

Biz owners blast sweetened beverage ban
Biz owners blast sweetened beverage ban
News Liam La Guerre 7/23/2012 at 1:30PM

Is it the new Prohibition? Queens business owners are against Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s proposed ban of large sweetened beverages, reasoning that it would put a cap on their rights and water down sales. Proprietors told Councilmember Julissa Ferreras this as she scanned four businesses near her East Elmhurst office, engaging them about the ban’s potential [...]