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City of LA Reusable Bag Policy Workshops

The City of Los Angeles is proposing a Reusable Bag Policy to prohibit single-use paper and plastic bags and encourage the use of reusable bags to reduce waste, litter and our impact on the environment. (As an aside, The Ave makes awesome custom reusable bags!)

Shopping Bag

The City will be hosting two workshops on Saturday, March 10th to discuss the proposed policy:

Expo Center
Saturday, March 10th – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
3980 South Menlo Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90037

and

Van Nuys State Building -Auditorium
Saturday, March 10th – 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
6150 Van Nuys Blvd
Van Nuys, CA 91401South Los Angeles

Residents are encouraged to attend to learn about the proposed policy and share their views!

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