Cannabis Issues

Hopkins Asleep at the Wheel? Citizens say yes…..

Uninformed officials EDITOR: It does not go without note that Supervisor Lynda Hopkins was quoted as saying that she has not seen that there were 65,000 acres that would be available for cannabis growing under the county’s proposal (“Rift over cannabis farms widening,” April 4). If she didn’t know such an important provision, it indicates to me …

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On Gore & Hopkins watch: the county’s cannabis regulations have been a fiasco.

Hopkins is on a roll: Sebastopol Inn purchase (state felt it over priced, Oakland housed 100 for Hopkins 31 same $), Measures in special election failed, power grab as board president failed, pushing biomass industry (dirtier than coal), cannabis ad hoc co-chair with Gore FIASCO.   Hopkins’ comments EDITOR: I found Supervisor Lynda Hopkins’ comments …

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Cannabis regs: Continued Planning Commission Meeting scheduled for April 15, 2021

Another check the box to be legal workshop by supervisors? Note the unusual time – 6 pm. The red-lined Chapters 38 and 26 documents released on the 8th. From: Sonoma County, CA <casonoma@public.govdelivery.com> Subject: Sonoma County Cannabis Updates This email is to inform you that the meeting materials for the Continued Planning Commission Meeting scheduled for April 15, …

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Can you Hear me Now? Wrong place for cannabis

Wrong place for cannabis EDITOR: We are residents of Sonoma and moved here because of the beauty of Sonoma County, including the vineyards that dot our landscape. We are concerned with the plans to ease restrictions for the cultivation of cannabis. There are at least three important concerns that must be addressed. First, the odor …

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More letters to County objecting to cannabis proposed changes

I’m a longtime Sebastopol resident, Lone Pine Road area. I’m affiliated with Wine & Water Watch and Save Our Sonoma Neighborhoods and am writing to oppose the new draft ordinance. I do not oppose cannabis per se. Given that County of Sonoma has chosen to ignore the lessons of other jurisdictions, it does not appear that …

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