Category Archives: Cannabis Policy

Mendocino County’s new cannabis permitting and eradication programs are up and running

Aired: June 21, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendocino-countys-new-cannabis-permitting-and-eradication-programs-are-now-on-line Mendocino County has received over 440 applications for its new cannabis cultivation permitting program, but only one applicant so far has made it through the process. Meanwhile the county’s code enforcement has … Continue reading

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Attorney General Sessions evades election interference questions, seeks crackdown on medical marijuana

Aired: June 14, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ag-sessions-evades-election-interference-questions-seeks-crackdown-on-medical-marijuana On Tuesday, June 13 Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke to the Senate Intelligence Community on Russian election interference, at times outright refusing to answer their questions. The same day it was revealed … Continue reading

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Mendocino Supervisors hear concerns, requests on cannabis regulation and taxation

Aired: June 6, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-supes-hear-concerns-requests-about-cannabis-regulation-and-taxation On June 6 the Mendocino Supervisors heard concerns from cannabis cultivators about details of the county’s new permitting and regulation program. The Board also received a request to spend 20% of cannabis … Continue reading

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Mendocino Supervisors discuss cannabis regulations with Water Quality Control Board

Aired: May 16, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-supes-discuss-cannabis-regulations-with-water-quality-control-board On May 15 the Mendocino Supervisors heard about regulations and fees being imposed on local cannabis cultivators by the North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board. Dan Young reports.

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Mendo moves to permit cottage cannabis processing and volatile chemical-based manufacturing

Aired: May 5, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-moves-to-permit-cottage-cannabis-processing-and-volatile-chemical-based-manufacturing Following discussions before the Mendocino Supervisors on May 2, Mendocino County appears to be moving forward with permitting cannabis processing using volatile chemicals such as butane or ethanol. Mendocino County is … Continue reading

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Mendo Supes hear appeals for living wage, lenient approach to ADA at cannabis greenhouses

Aired: May 4, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-supes-hear-appeals-for-living-wage-lenient-approach-to-ada-at-cannabis-facilities At their Tuesday, May 2 meeting the Mendocino Superivors heard appeals to provide county employees with fair, living wages. The Board also discussed disabled-accessible restroom requirements at licensed medical cannabis greenhouse … Continue reading

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Mendo Supes limit recreational cannabis cultivation, moves towards SICPA contract

Aired: April 21, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-supes-limit-recreational-cannabis-cultivation-moves-towards-sicpa-contract This week the Mendocino Supervisors moved forward with multiple new cannabis related policies. Outdoor cultivation of recreational cannabis for personal use will be banned on parcels of less than ten acres … Continue reading

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