WASHINGTON: The City Council has set rules for marijuana growers, processors and retailers who want to do business in Blaine in keeping with Washington state’s legalization of pot for recreational use.
“It’s fairly straightforward in following state law. It reinforces the state standards as local standards,” said Michael Jones, community development director for Blaine.
The City Council approved the measure Monday, Nov. 25, with Bonnie Onyon the lone no vote.
Blaine will allow growing and processing facilities in areas zoned for manufacturing. Stores will be allowed in places zoned for retail. [Read more…]