The Santa Ana City Council met on Tuesday night for another four-hour doozy of a meeting. The council was supposed to take action on three cannabis items: Ordinance Amendment No. 2017-03 to create chapter 40 in the city’s municipal code to regulate commercial, i.e. recreational cannabis; an "in-lieu fee agreement," or added tax, to mitigate any unforeseen, unwanted or negative impacts the new ordinance imposes on the city; and the merit-based criteria applicants need to meet in order to get a commercial cannabis business license. But that didn't happen. Instead, the council adjourned that part of the meeting to Thursday (today!) at 1:30 pm because they've discovered some significant issues with the proposed ordinance that need special attention, thought and analysis.
If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.
SHOW ME HOW
You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter(s) - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in!
Read the rest of this story and find more industry news and reviews at PotPlus, our cannabis blog!