CHULA VISTA

Title: City of Chula Vista gives legal marijuana sales the green light

Author: 10News.com

Date: 2 March 2018

URL: https://www.10news.com/news/city-of-chula-vista-gives-legal-marijuana-sales-the-green-light

Extract: 

South Bay city is the latest the approve the sale of legal marijuana in San Diego County.

An ordinance that will allow the sale of legal weed in Chula Vista was approved by city leaders Tuesday, after City Council twice delayed a vote on the issue.

The ordinance allows for 12 commercial licenses (three in each of the city’s four districts) and eight total storefronts (two per district).

 

LOS ANGELES

Title: LA quintuples size of its cannabis regulation office just 2 months after legal weed sales began

Author: Washington Times

Date: 2 March 2018

URL: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/mar/1/los-angeles-quintuples-size-marijuana-regulation-o/

Extract: 

The 21 new positions will include accountants, analysts, managers and a public relations team to help the office make sense of the state and city’s newly enacted recreational marijuana laws as California prepares to become likely the world’s largest commercial cannabis marketplace. California became ….