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 Seattle Suspends $1 Fine For Failure To Compost

Seattle Suspends $1 Fine For Failure To Compost

Breathe easy, Seattle. The proposed fines for not following Seattle’s new food composting rule have been delayed.

The fines were originally scheduled to start July 1. But on Wednesday, Mayor Ed Murray said he would suspend those fines for the rest of the year. The earliest they could go into effect–and that's a big if–is January 2016.

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