Mesa Tightening Medical Marijuana Rules

Arizona Republic:  “Medical marijuana shops in Mesa will be confined to industrial areas under an ordinance heading for City Council approval in early February.  The council’s third study-session discussion of the state’s new medical marijuana law resulted Thursday in a further tightening of the areas where the council prefers shops to be located.”

By |2012-08-18T09:41:57-07:00January 7th, 2011|Stories & Articles, Zoning|Comments Off on Mesa Tightening Medical Marijuana Rules

Mesa Council Tweaks Proposed Marijuana Ordinance

Arizona Republic:  “The City Council decided Thursday morning it would rather see medical marijuana dispensaries in industrial zones than in retail districts. . . . the council told Sheffield to draft rules that would allow dispensaries in C3 and industrial areas, but not in C2 retail zones.”

By |2012-08-18T09:42:08-07:00December 10th, 2010|Stories & Articles, Zoning|Comments Off on Mesa Council Tweaks Proposed Marijuana Ordinance

Mesa wants Marijuana Shops in Secluded Areas

East Valley Tribune:  “Mesa won’t let medical marijuana shops open in most of its commercial districts, with city leaders saying they don’t want the substance sold near neighborhoods or in prominent locations.  Instead, the shops will be forced to industrial areas and just one kind of commercial use.”

By |2012-08-18T09:41:44-07:00December 9th, 2010|Stories & Articles, Zoning|Comments Off on Mesa wants Marijuana Shops in Secluded Areas