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Brooklyn opts out of plastic bag ban for Cuyahoga County

Posted at 10:04 PM, Oct 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-28 22:04:53-04

BROOKLYN, Ohio — Brooklyn has decided to opt out of Cuyahoga County's plastic bag ban.

The measure was voted in favor of the opt out by city council with a vote of 4-2.

The single-use plastic bag ban for the county will be effective on Jan 1.

Brooklyn is the first city to opt out of the ban.

RELATED: Cuyahoga County Council passes plastic bag ban