City's plastic bag ban suspended by Mayor
Order effective through April 24
Last updated 3/31/2020 at 4:11pm
Mukilteo has suspended the ban on single-use plastic bags.
Mayor Jennifer Gregerson issued the Proclamation of Emergency temporarily suspending the ban on single-use plastic bag on Wednesday, March 25. Recently, the City became aware that certain grocers and retailers suspended use of customer-provided reusable bags in order to prevent contact that could spread COVID-19.
As a result, these retailers were out of compliance with Chapter 8.22 of the Mukilteo Municipal Code which states that the only permitted bag types are
- Reusable bags;
- Recyclable paper bags;
- 100% post-industrial recy...