SONOMA CITIZENS FOR LOCAL ACCESS BALLOT INITIATIVE

The City of Sonoma and the City Council has so far been unable to agree on, implement or confirm any upcoming ordinance that will allow its citizens to locally access legal cannabis as an informed adult choice and for a multitude of medicinal purposes. The citizens of Sonoma already supported the passage of Prop. 64 […]

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Sonoma holds second town hall on cannabis regulation

CHRISTIAN KALLEN INDEX-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER | April 9, 2018   The second of two “town halls” on the ever-smoldering subject of cannabis in Sonoma takes place tomorrow, Wednesday April 11, to explain state and local policies on legalized cannabis, and gauge local preferences and priorities in cannabis regulation. The first meeting was held on March […]

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SONOMA CANNABIS MEETING – #2

Cannabis Town Hall #2 – Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 6:30-9:00 PM Location: Sonoma Community Center, Andrews Hall, 276 E Napa St, Sonoma CA 95476 This Town Hall will focus on answering questions from the prior Town Hall, distance requirement options and other regulatory options for specific cannabis businesses, and potential taxing, fee and other administrative issues. There will be […]

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Sonoma town hall to give residents chance to weigh in on cannabis process

SONOMA INDEX-TRIBUNE CHRISTIAN KALLEN INDEX-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER | March 27, 2018, 7:49AM Faced with the challenging task of balancing the 2016 state legalization of recreational marijuana with the at-times cautious civic character of Sonoma, the City Council has twice imposed a moratorium on commercial cannabis cultivation, as well as the use, distribution and sale of […]

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Cannabis, the future is bright. Next Town Hall Meetings!

Thank You Sonoma City Council, the Mayor and City Staff! It has been a cautious endeavor so far but we applaud the compassionate effort that the City of Sonoma is now undertaking to gather input from supporters and the very citizens that would benefit the most from Convenient Cannabis Access, currently up for City Council […]

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A call for cannabis dispensary in Sonoma

Sonoma Valley Sun January 25, 2018 |  Jon Early Most readers are aware cannabis was recently “legalized” in California but few fully understand the ramifications of the regulatory rollout, the confusion and the delays that were created. The passage of Prop. 64 in November 2016 (with almost two thirds of the local Sonoma vote) was, […]

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Sonoma company destigmatizing cannabis one chocolate at a time

Emerald Report Heather Irwin Sitting in front of a locked warehouse, Siri has led me a mile down a lonely dirt road that’s got more holes than a wheel of Swiss cheese. We’ve already blown past several angry looking No Trespassing signs and a squirrel clearly irritated by the intrusion. Pulling up to a rusty […]

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Sonomans deserve local access to cannabis (Jon’s Op-Ed)

SONOMA INDEX TRIBUNE January 15, 2018, 6:21PM |JON EARLY Over 14 months ago virtually two-thirds of the votes cast in the City of Sonoma were “yes” votes for Proposition 64, the cannabis legalization ballot measure – that’s twice as many “yes” as “no” votes. It was not even close, it was a mandate: “A command […]

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Sonoma holding breath on cannabis

   SONOMA INDEX-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER December 28, 2017 |KATE WILLIAMS   Despite its newly-legal status in California, cannabis remains a topic that runs long on controversy. Legal to some degree in 29 states and the District of Columbia, cannabis is nonetheless illegal at the federal level, and its industry generates vast sums of cash that […]

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