Prop 64 passed in California this week.
I have contacted some lawyers and local stakeholders about this and will update post, if necessary.
On the City Council agenda for the November 15 meeting are two items.
One is C3:
Interim Urgency Ordinance Imposing a Moratorium on Recreational Marijuana
Recommendation: Receive and file the report describing the need to alleviate the public health and
safety threat associated with unregulated Marijuana Dispensaries, Growing and Processing
Operations within the City of Eureka; and
Waive reading, adopt, and read by title only Bill No. 929 -C.S., Adoption of the Urgency
Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Eureka Imposing a Temporary Moratorium on the
Cultivation, Processing, Manufacture, Distribution, Testing, and Sale of Nonmedical Marijuana; the
Outdoor Cultivation and Processing of Marijuana; the Indoor Cultivation and Processing of
Marijuana in Excess of what would be permitted under the “Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of
Marijuana Act” (AUMA); and, Prohibiting the Use and Possession of Marijuana and Marijuana
Products in Public Places and at Retail Sites.
The second is D3:
Medical Cannabis Dispensary Invitation to Apply for a Conditional Use Permit
Recommendation: Receive report; and
Invite the Ecological Cannabis Organization to submit a Use Permit Application to establish a medical cannabis dispensary