Paving Notice - Update 7/6/2022

Why aren’t paper bags banned?

The objective of the law is to promote the use of reusable bags by reducing our dependence on single use bags. Based on the experience of other communities, it is believed that this legislation will significantly reduce the number of single-use plastic and paper bags used in Rye Brook. However, when shoppers forget their bags they will still have the option of using paper bags to carry their purchases out of the store.

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