Articles tagged with: moratorium

09 May 2014

City of Phoenix ordering MMJ facility to close

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Phoenix, Ore. --  City Manager, Steve Dahl said it's time for The Greenery, a medical marijuana patient facility to close it's doors. "We have sent a registered letter asking them to voluntarily ...

05 May 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary moratoriums in another 14 cities, 1 county

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics, Health

(OPB) Fourteen more cities and another county have submitted their moratoriums on medical marijuana dispensaries to the Oregon Health Authority. Now, 142 of Oregon's 242 cities and 26 of 36 countie ...

29 April 2014

Klamath Falls' first dispensary to open Wednesday

Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Falls' first medical marijuana dispensary is scheduled to open Wednesday. Edward Medina, Jr. received his state license Monday to open his dispensary on Washburn Way. ...

22 April 2014

Gold Hill passes 1 year ban on dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The City of Gold Hill approves a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries, they say just in order to buy time to amend city code. The council voted three to three Monday night in fa ...

22 April 2014

Klamath County moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A year long moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries is now in place in Klamath County. The public testimony was emotional at times. "I suffer from spinal spasms - all day ...

15 April 2014

Ashland puts final okay on limited temporary medical marijuana dispensary ban

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- You could feel the tension in the room as the Ashland City Council went back and forth Tuesday night discussing once again a limited ban on medical marijuana dispensaries. In a seco ...

08 April 2014

Dispensary ban heads to 2nd reading in Gold Hill

Posted in Local, Politics

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The city of Gold Hill voted for a temporary ban on medical marijuana dispensaries. The city council heard it's first reading Tuesday night of a proposed ordinance that would est ...

02 April 2014

Grants Pass bans medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Grants Pass, Ore.-- The city council voted unanimously Wednesday night to adopt a moratorium that will temporarily ban medical marijuana dispensaries in Grants Pass until May of 2015. They took it ...

02 April 2014

Ashland votes in favor of limited ban on medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland City Council voted Tuesday night to temporarily ban dispensaries in city limits in certain areas. The councilors went back and forth for hours on different motions, fina ...

29 March 2014

Rogue River votes to temporarily ban dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Rogue River, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries are now banned in Rogue River. The city council voted 4-2 in favor of the moratorium Thursday night. The Rogue River ban will last until May 1st ...