Sausalisto, Ca. —
Sausalito residents will have six months to get used to the idea of using their own reusable bags when shopping in town after the city council joined municipalities around the state and voted to ban plastic carryout bags.
The ordinance, which should go into effect in September, will ban specified retailers from distributing plastic carryout bags and should reduce the number of plastic bags by an estimated 2.4 million each year, Sausalito Senior Engineer Andrew Davidson said.
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