SAVE THE DATE: Next Cannabis Advisory Group (CAG) Meeting February 27th
Details to follow. This meeting will be addressing CANNABIS TOURISM regulations.
Added tourism will cost you:
Tourism=death of local servicing business
Loss of Mom and Pop stores to tourism based business
Low wage industries, need 2 and 3 jobs to stay financially afloat
Hollowing out of neighborhoods
Communities fragmented by event centers, tasting rooms, vacation rentals in all zoning
Housing becomes an investment instead of a home
Unaffordable, high rents and lack of housing
Children and grandchildren move for lack of affordable housing
Safety: more rural roads used through neighborhoods used due to traffic congestion on regular routes
Roads and infrastructure crumbling, taxpayers pick up the tab
High rate of police calls from tourists, taxpayers pick up the tab
Paralyzing traffic and carbon pollution throughout county
8 to 10,000 acres paved over for industrial ag production in So CO.