Victory | August 14 2018
Surfrider Foundation Los Angeles Chapter rallied to help support this milestone legislation by generating public support for the ordinance and speaking at City Council meetings. The City Council vote aligns with the City's sustainability goals and longstanding commitment to the environment, which includes a goal to achieve zero waste through diversion, composting and recycling by 2030. The ordinance requirements will go into effect January 1, 2019. For additional information and resources on this ordiance visit the City of Santa Monica website.
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