Action Alert:
Denver City Council Debates Banning Caregivers

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CALL AND EMAIL THE DENVER CITY COUNCIL

Tell them to vote "NO" CB-607, Medical Marijuana Zoning Changes

Call Denver City Council
720-865-9534

UPDATE: The next hearing on this bill will be late September.

BACKGROUND

The Denver City Council will vote on CB10-0607, a bill restricting growing of medical marijuana by zoning districts in the city. It would essentially eliminate the ability of a person to be a caregiver and provide cannabis for another person not living in the same house with them.

History: Bill passed first reading on Mon., August 9, 2010. Second and final reading will be sometime in September.

Excerpts from the bill:

The growing of medical marijuana shall comply with the following:
1. No more than 6 plants may be grown for each patient registry identification card holder residing in a dwelling unit, not to exceed 12 plants per dwelling unit.
2. Growing and/or storage of medical marijuana shall occur within a completely enclosed structure.
3. Growing and/or storage of medical marijuana shall not occur in a common area associated with the dwelling unit.
4. Growing shall be for personal use only by patient registry identification card holders residing in the dwelling unit; retail or wholesale sales of goods or products derived from the growing of medical marijuana and any off-site distribution of such plants or derived products are prohibited.

Click here for the full agenda and links to the ordinance.
http://www.denvergov.org/sirepub/mtgviewer.aspx?meetid=149&doctype=AGENDA

Tell the City Council to vote "NO" CB-607, Medical Marijuana Zoning Changes and continue to allow safe access for patients and caregivers in Denver.

Contact the Denver City Council
Denver City Council Main Office
City & County Bldg.
1437 Bannock St., Rm. 451
Denver, CO 80202

Phone: 720-865-9534
Fax: 720-865-9540
Email: dencc@denvergov.org
Web: http://www.denvergov.org/CityCouncil

Remember to cc us on any correspondence with lawmakers: info@cannabistherapyinstitute.com

Watch Online

City Council meetings are televised live on cable TV Channel 8, and can be viewed on the Internet:
www.denvergov.org/denver8tv/

Denver City Council Meetings
Time: Council Meeting starts at 5:30 pm
Where: Council Chambers, Room 450
City & County Building
1437 Bannock Street, Denver, CO
On the west side of the Civic Center Park.

 

 

     
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