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Colorado's statewide bag fee implemented January 1, 2023

Starting January 1, 2023, Colorado House Bill 21-1162, also known as the Colorado Plastic Pollution Reduction Act, will require certain retail stores to charge a $0.10 fee on all single-use carryout bags. This will include both paper and plastic bags. 

The law was passed in an effort to reduce disposable bags in use in Colorado, which often end up in landfills or become litter. 

Town Office and Library Closure - December 22, 2022

The Town of Eaton and Eaton Public Library have made the decision to close our offices and buildings on Thursday, December 22 due to the severe cold and winter storm that is anticipated to arrive Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. Weld County has also made the decision to close its non-essential offices. The decision was made to ensure the safety of our employees and the public. Offices will remain closed Friday, December 23 and Monday, December 26 for the Christmas holiday. We will reopen Tuesday, December 27.