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Venues and Events: Reducing Waste

April 20, 2005: Model Ordinance Workshop for Local Jurisdictions

Sierra Hearing Room, CalEPA Headquarters
Sacramento, California

The CIWMB (now CalRecycle) hosted a public meeting to hear comments on the proposed model voluntary local ordinance on recycling at venues and events. The development of a model ordinance is required by PRC Section 42648.1 (a) and (b).


  • Introductions
  • Review mandates of AB 2176
  • Draft Model Ordinance review and comments
  • Draft County General Plan and Environmental Policy Guidelines review and comments
  • Board adoption

Presentation from the workshop

The workshop was broadcast on the Web and listeners were able to participate on line during the session. Comments were accepted until May 6, 2005.

The model ordinance and general plan language were adopted June 14, 2005.

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