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Boca Raton Mayor Scott Singer: No ban on plastic straws

Posted at 11:48 PM, Mar 25, 2019

BOCA RATON, Fla. — No ban on plastic straws. Boca Raton Mayor Scott Singer said Monday.

Mayor Scott Singer says he is worried a ban would hurt residents with disabilities, businesses and individual choice.

Instead, the city council will encourage voluntary reductions of single-use plastics including straws, drinkware and plastic bottles.