City of Monterey, California celebrates ban on plastic bags

Native Leaf will be part of a community celebration on the city of Monterey’s ban of single use plastic bags, which is effective July 1, 2012.

Join us for the celebration on Saturday, June 30th, from 11am to 3pm at the lawn in front of City Hall (Pacific Street). There will be free reusable bags, 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.

For further details, click here or visit.the Green Heart Works Facebook page (the event organizer).

If you are a resident of Monterey, I hope to see you there!

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