Single Use Carryout Bag Ordinance

2 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2011062032
Lead Agency
Sunnyvale, City of (City of Sunnyvale)
Document Title
Single Use Carryout Bag Ordinance
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Received
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 of Sunnyvale proposes to adopt a Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance that would: (1) prohibit retail stores located in Sunnyvale and falling into one or more of the three categories described in the project from providing "single-use plastic carryout bags" to customers at the point of sale; and (2) create a mandatory 15 cent ($0.15) charge for each paper bag distributed by stores in the City. As defined by the Ordinance (see Appendix A), a "store" means any of the following establichments within the City limits of Sunnyvale:

Contact Information
Mark Bowers
City of Sunnyvale
P.O. Box 3707
Sunnyvale, CA 94088

Phone : (408) 730-7508

Location

Cities
Sunnyvale
Counties
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Citywide
Parcel #
No
State Highways
Hwy 101, 280, 82, 85, 237
Airports
Moffett Federal Airfield
Schools
Multiple
Waterways
Stevens Creek; multiple others

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Carryout Bag Ordinance)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Ordinance
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Public Services Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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