Tag Archives: Green Rush

Public says how it wants pot tax spent

Public says how it wants pot tax spent

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – If Humboldt County supervisors use public input as a guide for spending marijuana tax money, they’ll prioritize children’s and family mental health services. The results of polling at community meetings and online were presented at the April 18 Board of Supervisors meeting. Through the month of March, the

McKinleyville to discuss cannabis

McKINLEYVILLE TO DISCUSS CANNABIS As the County of Humboldt gets ready to create a new ordinance regulating commercial cannabis growing, the McKinleyville Community Services District wants to make sure that its concerns are addressed. To that end, the board will meet and discuss the issue during a special meeting Wednesday, April 26 starting at 6:30 p.m.

Bladder control: Fines levied after water bag failure

North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board MENDOCINO COUNTY – The North Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board assessed a $37,079 penalty for a Clean Water Act violation against the owners of a Mendocino County property at the Board’s December meeting. The penalty is for discharges of sediment–laden water into a tributary of the Upper

Dec. 30 is the last day to file a cannabis permit application

County of Humboldt If you are planning on operating locally as a cannabis cultivator in 2017 you must submit your application to the Planning & Building Department’s Cannabis Services Division no later than Friday, Dec. 30. This deadline also applies to individuals seeking permits for other commercial cannabis activities including: manufacturing, processing, wholesale distribution, or

Supes lower proposed pot tax

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County’s Board of Supervisors has re-evaluated a proposed rate structure for a marijuana excise tax ballot measure, significantly cutting previously-agreed upon tax rates. Tax rates related to a proposed commercial marijuana excise tax measure for the November election were changed by supervisors at their June 28 meeting.

Pot facility, hash lab proposed in McKinleyville

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – A medical marijuana manufacturing facility whose products will include edibles and concentrates is being proposed by a McKinleyville-based construction company and faces a zoning hurdle related to its proximity to the county’s main airport. A special permit application from the HMCP limited liability corporation, which is owned by

Supes majority doesn’t want cap on pot dispensaries

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Humboldt County supervisors have agreed to resume work on a draft ordinance regulating medical marijuana dispensaries without setting a cap on the number of them. Decision-making on the draft ordinance advanced further at the May 10 Board of Supervisors meeting. The dispensary ordinance emerged several years ago and