Santa Monica Single-use Carryout Bag Ordinance

2 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Monica, City of (City of Santa Monica)
Document Title
Santa Monica Single-use Carryout Bag Ordinance
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
The project area includes a variety of land use designations according to the General Plan Land Use Plan and a variety of zone types

Document Description
The City's objectives for the proposed ordinance include: Reducing the number of single-use plastic and paper bags distributed by retailers and used by customers in Santa Monica; Promoting a shift toward the use of reusable carryout bags by retail customers in Santa Monica; Reducing the environmental impacts related to single-use plastic and paper carryout bags such as air quality, biological resources (including marine environments), water quality and traffic; Avoiding litter and adverse impacts to the marine environment.

Contact Information
Josephine Miller
City of Santa Monica
200 Santa Monica Pier, Suite D
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Phone : (310) 458-4925


Santa Monica
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Located citywide
Parcel #
State Highways
Hwy 405, 10, and 1
Santa Monica
Ballona Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Ordinance)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Ordinance
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Coastal Zone Drainage/Absorption Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 7 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery

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