City Issues Moratorium on New Pot Dispensaries

The Santa Barbara City Council issued an immediate moratorium, effective 8/14, on any new medical marijuana dispensaries during the next six months, while the city drafts regulations to address location, hours of operation, loitering, and other concerns raised by neighbors and potential neighbors of the businesses. Local dispensary owners themselves had encouraged the moratorium.

For more on this story, see here.

Login

Please note this login is to submit events or press releases. Use this page here to login for your Independent subscription

Not a member? Sign up here.