Plastic prohibited

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A trash can at the Vidinha Stadium soccer fields shows its contents, Thursday.

Courtesy of County of Kaua‘i

Mayor Derek S. K. Kawakami signs the administrative policy prohibiting disposable plastics on county property, Feb. 18 in the company of representatives from the county’s Public Works Solid Waste Division, Office of the County Attorney, Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Office of Economic Development.

Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

The trash can at the baseball field at Vidinha Stadium.

When the 2020 edition of the Kaua‘i County Farm Bureau Fair opens in August, there is a strong possibility there will be no plastic bottled water available, said Sandi Kato-Klutke of the Kaua‘i County Farm Bureau.