On November 7, 2017 the City Council approved an ordinance regulating the the use/distribution of single-use beverage straws in the City.
Read the ordinance here.
Read the report to the City Council here.
For restaurants and food providers:
On or after March 1, 2018, any vendor shall ask each dine-in customer if the customer wants a single-use beverage straw before providing a single-use beverage straw to the customer.
Take-out food orders are exempt from this ordinance.
The ordinance will be effective March 1, 2018.