Plastic bag ban coming to Dutchess County in 2020

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Plastic bags will soon be banned in Dutchess County.

The county Legislature has unanimously approved a ban on disposable plastic shopping bags.

The ban is set to take effect of Jan. 1, 2020.

The new law is aimed at reducing or eliminating the use of the disposable shopping bags.

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