Healthy Boulder Kids
Sugary drinks consumption is a leading contributor to obesity, diabetes and cavities. Healthy Boulder Kids is doing something about it with ballot measure 2H.
What are we doing?
A 2 cents per ounce excise tax on soda and other sugary drinks sold in the city of Boulder through ballot measure 2H. Read more >
Why are we doing it?
Boulder County’s obesity rate has doubled since 1995 and every 12-ounce sugary drink consumed per day by children increases their risk of becoming obese by 60%. Learn more >
How does it help Boulder?
The revenue from ballot measure 2H will help ensure every Boulder family has access to healthy food, nutrition education and opportunities to exercise. Read more >