logo25

  • Lassen Land and Home
  • Susan River Reality
  • Lassen Credit Union

City ponders regulating medical marijuana cultivation

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 — Medical marijuana growers within the city of Susanville will soon have to comply with a new city ordinance.

At its Wednesday, Aug. 6 meeting, the Susanville City Council introduced and waived the first reading of a new city ordinance regulating where medical marijuana can be grown within the city limits. Violation of the ordinance will be a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not more than $1,000 and imprisonment not to exceed one year.

But Mayor Rod DeBoer asked the council to table the matter due to the absence of two councilmembers — Brian Wilson and Nicholas McBride. The issue will return at the council’s Wednesday, Aug. 20 meeting.

Susanville’s Police Chief Tom Downing brought the ordinance to the council as a public safety issue.

For the full story and other local stories, read the Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 edition of the Lassen County Times.

SmithBox

Visitor's Guide
LassenVGCvr
Yellow Page Directory
ConnectionBtn
Lassen County Maps
LassenMapBookBtn
Thursday, May 28, 2015

LightningAuctBtn

Svlmktbtn
Click to see this week's specials.
Click for latest offerings