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 >