Latest News from News 3

Las Vegas News | Weather | Sports | Traffic - MyNews3

Many turned away from Vegas medical marijuana forum

Reported by: Christine Kim
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 3/28 6:57 am
LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) — A public forum on local medical marijuana regulations Wednesday night drew such a large crowd that dozens who wanted to get in were turned away.

The meeting on licensing and zoning was the first of two the city of Las Vegas has planned. The discussion centered around a 38-page regulation draft that is already sparking concern.

The proposed regulations include:
  • Security requirements that include a minimum of three security guards and 24-hour surveillance.
  • No infused products can look like candy, gum, or other things that would attract children.
City officials emphasized that this is just a draft. Ultimately, it will be up to the City Council to decide what regulations to put in place.

The next meeting is at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the city’s Development Services Center, 333 N. Rancho. Also, there will be a town hall meeting at 6 p.m. April 22 at Las Vegas City Hall.
Share
Popular Right Now:
Ousted teacher found dead in Henderson jail

Updated: 10/21/2014 5:13:00 PM

John Mannion, a fired Clark County high school teacher and football coach was found dead Oct. 19 in the Henderson Detention Center of an apparent suicide.
Two men accused of rape at MGM properties 

Updated: 10/20/2014 10:42:36 PM

Poll


All content © Copyright 2014 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service
You may also view our Sitemap.

FCC assistance for any person with disabilities can be provided by contacting us at publicfilehelp@mynews3.com

KSNV Profile & Public Inspection Files

2014 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved. Portions by Broadcast Interactive Media

FOLLOW US!


Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.