City council approves suspension of plastic bag ban
Last updated 4/8/2020 at 11:01am
The Mukilteo City Council voted unanimously to extend the suspension of the ban on single-use plastic bags during its Monday, April 6, meeting.
The lifting of the ban will be tied to Mayor Jennifer Gregerson’s emergency proclamation issued March 13. When that proclamation is lifted, the ban on single-use plastic bans also will be reinstated.
Gregerson issued a 30-day suspension of the plastic bag ban in another emergency proclamation March 25 after the city became aware that certain grocers and retailers suspended the use of customer-provided reusable bags in order to prevent contact that...