Delaying a planned vote on marijuana regulations, the Portland City Council is considering implementing stricter rules to prevent dispensaries from clustering.

The vote will be suspended until September 26th to give the council time to look into new regulations. Previously, the plan was to implement 1,000-foot buffers between retailers in the same category — medical or recreational.

The council is now considering making all retailers subject to the same buffers: a medical dispensary couldn’t be within 1,000 feet of recreational pot shop.

Marijuana businesses are already banned from residential neighborhoods and must be at least 1,000 feet from schools.

Mayor Charlie Hales said the council is hoping to prevent a situation similar to what happened with lottery operators on Hayden Island.

“Having been once burned, we’re a little shy,” he said, noting that Hayden Island’s “Lottery Row” was a result of a lack of communication between the Oregon Lottery and Oregon Liquor Control Commission.

The buffer would not apply to wholesalers or processors, but some are displeased with the proposed rules.

Anthony Johnson, who co-wrote the measure that legalized recreational marijuana, argued that the voter-approved measure contained no language regarding strict zoning regulations.

“We would argue that marijuana should be treated like bars, breweries and wineries,” he said, and claimed that the free market would resolve any problems with oversaturation.

Source:

http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2015/09/portland_looks_at_stricter_rul.html

Photo Credit: Jeff Gunn

Do you own a cannabis industry business? Create a listing in our directory and get discovered by new clients - Click Here
.

| Categories: Cannabis Business News Recreational Cannabis News

Learn about cannabis businesses:

View the directory | Get featured here

  • Moriconi Flowers Ltd.

    Moriconi Flowers Ltd. is a law firm dedicated to applying decades of legal expertise to the emerging commercial and medical cannabis and hemp markets in the United States and abroad. Building off of careers in commercial litigation, transactional debt instruments, oil and gas regulation, liquor licensing, insurance coverage, and catastrophic loss, the attorneys at Moriconi Flowers Ltd. routinely navigate regulated markets.

  • New Approach Bookkeeping LLC

    New Approach Bookkeeping provides cannabis companies with their day-to-day, monthly, quarterly, and yearly financials. Our services include full cycle bookkeeping, HR business consulting, cash management, and payroll services for the cannabis industry. We have over 3 years experience and understand the 280e publication and how it affects all entities of the cannabis industry.

  • 4blooms

    4blooms is San Diego’s first marijuana-specific marketing agency. The agency works with businesses involved in all aspects of the cannabis industry across the U.S., from growers to dispensaries to smoke shops. The team’s deep experience in web development, design and marketing makes 4blooms able to handle all aspects of business operations.

  • My Cannabis Accountant

    We are a Boutique Accounting firm focused on the cannabis industry. Our management team has over 100 years of combined experience in public accounting. Running a legal cannabis-based business can be complicated. Let us make sure your business is compliant with all federal, state and local financial regulations so that you can focus on your business.

  • The Hybrid Creative

    We are an award-winning, full spectrum creative agency with expertise in cannabis and eCommerce. We have supported the creative strategy and successful growth of cannabis brands such as Care by Design, Korova, Bhang, AbsoluteXtracts, Wildflower, and BDS Analytics. Website design and development, company and product naming, logo design, brand development, brand strategy, packaging, labeling, marketing collateral, sales tool kit collateral, digital marketing strategy, and social media support are a few of the many services we offer. If you’re looking for an experienced, forward-thinking, creative agency with a proven track record of success to elevate your brand and empower your success, welcome to The Hybrid Creative!

  • CO2Meter

    CO2Meter, Inc. is a Florida based business specializing in the design and manufacturing of gas detection and monitoring devices – mainly Carbon Dioxide. Our CO2 monitors satisfy the current fire code regulations necessary for all cannabis grow house and extraction facilities. Our business partners in agriculture, HVAC, science, safety, research, pharmaceuticals, beverage, and other fields find our devices to be highly accurate and cost effective.

  • GRND: Global Recruiting Network Development

    GRND is a global recruiting agency that specializes in executive recruiting. GRND recruits and retains elite professionals that bring leadership, ethics, professionalism, and innovation to the cannabis industry. At GRND, we’ve created a culture of community that stretches across continents. We value our candidates and clients by bringing value to their lives and businesses. When we work together, we grow together. Ready To Grow?

  • Viridian Staffing

    Founded in 2013 and dedicated solely to all sectors of the cannabis industry (Medical, Adult Use, Industrial Hemp and Ancillaries), our highly experienced recruiters have over a decade of experience (each) in human resources, staffing and recruiting for Fortune 500/100 companies across a broad spectrum of closely related industries including: food & beverage, agriculture, consumer packaged goods, software, medical technology and paper/pulp.

  • Go Green Hemp

    GoGreen Hemp specializes in everything CBD. We sell directly to consumers as well as to wholesalers and those interested in white label products. Our current product line consists of Gel Capsules, Gummies, Oil Drops and Balms.

  • Cannabis Tax Solutions

    We are Cannabis Industry Financial Experts helping CEO's transform their business by saving tons on taxes, increasing cash flow, enhancing margins, and improving processes. We go beyond Section 280e issues; your problems are our solutions.

  • Cannabis Accounting Group, a CWSEAPA Company

    We believe that what sets us apart from other accounting firms, is working within the Tax Code to find a way around the oppressive Section 280E Rules.

  • Cannabis Cash Solutions

    At Cannabis Cash Solutions we specialize in automating cash handling for marijuana-related businesses. Our turnkey cash management system makes it easy to start protecting your investment today.

Want a job in the cannabis industry?

Sign up to apply for unlimited jobs and get discovered by companies who are hiring

Post Your Resume View all jobs

Best vacancies

CEO
June 18, 2018

Subscribe for daily cannabis news, announcements, and business insights.

читать дальше eurobud.com.ua

https://www.velotime.com.ua/

superstep.ua