Sonoma’s City Council votes to put cannabis initiative on Nov. 2020 ballot

Look for the Sonoma Citizens for Local Access initiative on the November ballot – November 2020, that is.
That was the result of a 90-minute special session of the Sonoma City Council, meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 24, when city officials convened for a presentation of the study the council had ordered on July 23 to evaluate a proposed initiative to allow cannabis cultivation and licensed dispensaries within the city limits. Petitioners, led by Sonoma cannabis entrepreneur Jon Early, gathered more than 750 certified signatures, in the hopes of qualifying the initiative for the November 2018 ballot. But on July 23, the City Council voted to conduct a study on the initiative’s possible effects, postponing its ballot appearance beyond 2018…read more…

For those interested, you can view the city council meeting here. First two minutes of video are black, meeting starts around the 2:00 minute mark…

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