Planning Commission explores issues and options for marijuana in Medical Lake
At its May 29 meeting, the Medical Lake Planning Commission continued its discussion to explore options on marijuana production, processing and retail facilities within the city.
Medical Lake is currently under a moratorium where the city shall not accept or process applications for land use approvals for these facilities. The moratorium expires this month.
One of the main concerns of the Planning Commission was whether or not legal action could be taken if marijuana was banned from the city. In January, Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, issued a formal opinion that stated t...