Abandoned shopping carts cost taxpayers thousands of dollars

new york CNN — Santa Fe, New Mexico, paid to a local contractor $47,000 to round up about 3,000 shopping carts around the city in 2021 and 2022. Fayetteville, North Carolina, spent $78,468 collecting carts from May 2020 to October 2022. Shopping carts keep wandering away from their stores, draining taxpayers’ coffers, causing blight and … Read more