Tag Archives: cannabis cultivation

Cannabis biz along West County Trail stirs protest

On the cannabis trail in Graton By E.I. Hillin, Staff Writer, e.hillin@sonomawest.com Oct 24, 2018 Cannabis biz along West County Trail stirs protest A proposed cannabis project along West County Regional Trail has residents fired up and county supervisors Expand…

 

Public Opinion on cannabis rules

“Suddenly, their quality of life is being compromised by the hazards of commercial cannabis cultivation: significant loss of property value, crime, noise, glare, traffic, noxious odors, massive water use.” CANNABIS: How Close is Too Close? AN OPEN LETTER TO THE…

 

OPINION – Is Commercial Marijuana Good for Bennett Valley?

Our local government (Supervisors) could have created exclusion zones to protect neighborhoods and watersheds like other counties. What were they thinking? Like wine industry expansion, our neighborhoods and watersheds once again come in second place, while families are being priced out of the market…

 

Cannabis Cultivating Re-Visited by Dr. Shepherd Bliss

Wine & Water Watch has already had several comments about this article. This article will be in the October Gazette. We are against environmental damage, depleted aquifers, chemical use and the health and well being of the residents.   “….After…

 

UPDATE: TAX ON WINE GRAPES AS WELL AS ON CANNABIS?

MARCH 26, 2017 UPDATE: The reaction of residents to the idea of taxing the wine industry for grapes in the same way cannabis growers are being taxed on marijuana crops is growing, as evidenced by another letter in yesterday’s Santa…