Long Beach, CA
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File #: 20-0112    Version: Name: CA - ORD EPS
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 1/27/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/11/2020 Final action: 2/18/2020
Title: Recommendation to declare ordinance amending the Long Beach Municipal Code by amending Sections 8.63.020, 8.63.030, 8.63.050 and 8.63.070; all relating to prohibiting the use and sale of single-use food and beverage containers, packaging and food service ware made of expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam, rigid polystyrene #6, and non-recyclable and non-compostable material for prepared food distribution, and the distribution of plastic for bio-plastic straws, read and adopted as read. (Citywide)
Sponsors: City Attorney
Attachments: 1. 020420-ORD-28sr&att.pdf, 2. 021120-ORD-15sr.pdf, 3. 020420-ORD-28 PowerPoint.pdf, 4. 021120-ORD-15sr&att Revised.pdf, 5. 021820-ORD-22sr.pdf, 6. 021820-ORD-22 Revised.pdf, 7. ORD-20-0009.pdf
Related files: 19-1032
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
2/18/20204 City Council approve recommendation and adoptPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
2/11/20203 City Council declare ordinance read the first time and laid over to the next regular meeting of the City Council for final readingPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
2/4/20201 City Council approve recommendationPass Action details Meeting details Video Video

TITLE

Recommendation to declare ordinance amending the Long Beach Municipal Code by amending Sections 8.63.020, 8.63.030, 8.63.050 and 8.63.070; all relating to prohibiting the use and sale of single-use food and beverage containers, packaging and food service ware made of expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam, rigid polystyrene #6, and non-recyclable and non-compostable material for prepared food distribution, and the distribution of plastic for bio-plastic straws, read and adopted as read.   (Citywide)

 

DISCUSSION

Pursuant to your requests on October 15, 2019 and February 4, 2020, this ordinance has been prepared and is submitted for your consideration.

 

SUGGESTED ACTION

Approve recommendation.

 

BODY

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE LONG BEACH MUNICIPAL CODE BY AMENDING SECTIONS 8.63.020, 8.63.030, 8.63.050 AND 8.63.070; ALL RELATING TO PROHIBITING THE USE AND SALE OF SINGLE-USE FOOD AND BEVERAGE CONTAINERS, PACKAGING AND FOOD SERVICE WARE MADE OF EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE (EPS) FOAM, RIGID POLYSTYRENE #6, AND NON-RECYCLABLE AND NON-COMPOSTABLE MATERIAL FOR PREPARED FOOD DISTRIBUTION, AND THE DISTRIBUTION OF PLASTIC FOR BIO-PLASTIC STRAWS.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

CHARLES PARKIN

CITY ATTORNEY