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Meeting Name: Environment and Sustainability Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/14/2023 9:15 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
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23-0575 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 2/8/2022   Not available Not available
23-0481 1  Ordinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT WATER CONTAINERS BE IT ORDAINED, by the Forest Preserve District of Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Title 1 - Administrative, Chapter 12 - Bottled Water Ban of the Forest Preserve District of Cook County Code of Ordinances is hereby repealed in its entirety and the following code provision is substituted in its place: 1-12-1: - BOTTLED WATER BAN. No Forest Preserve District department shall purchase single-serving bottles of water using District funds. This prohibition shall not apply in the following instances: 1. Supplemental bottled water purchased for the health and safety of District patrons and/or employees; and 2. Water in containers made from plant-based materials or recyclable aluminum cans. Effective date: This ordinance shall be in effect on January 1, 2024.   Not available Not available