Effective July 1st, 2012, single use plastic bags are banned in the city of Monterey!
Tomorrow (Saturday, June 30th), there is a community celebration on the ban of single use plastic bags.
Join Native Leaf for the celebration, from 11am to 3pm at the lawn in front of City Hall (Pacific Street). There will be live music, terrific food vendors, art activities and interactive displays and information from organizations including
- Save our Shores
- Communities for Sustainable Monterey County
- Monterey Bay Aquarium
- Save the Whales
At 1:00pm, the Mayor of Monterey and City Council Member Libby Downey will speak about the ban & their commitment to sustainability.
Click here for full details.