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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT (1/17/2017):

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
Medical Cannabis Dispensary License Application

Marin County received 10 Medical Cannabis Dispensary License Applications for up to four available Licenses that may be granted by the Office of the County Administrator. You are invited to attend the following public meetings with an advisory committee that has been appointed by the County Administrator and tasked with soliciting public input on the applications and to submit its advisory recommendation to the County Administrator on the merits of each application. The purpose of the meetings is to allow applicants to present their proposal to the advisory committee and community, and for public input. No decisions will be made at the meetings. The committee will not be taking any action on the proposed applications. For more information about the review process for dispensaries, please refer to the dispensary application guide.

SOUTHERN MARIN
 
When: January 31, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Tamalpais Valley Community Center, 203 Marin Ave., Mill Valley
Applications:

  1. Access Marin Wellness Center, 150 Shoreline Highway, Mill Valley
  2. Shoreline Health Center, 200 Shoreline Highway, Mill Valley
  3. Urban Hills, 230 Shoreline Highway, Mill Valley
  4. Crown Wellness, 256 Shoreline Highway, Mill Valley
  PowerPoint Presentation from the Jan 31, 2017 meeting:
  1. County of Marin Planning
  2. Access Marin Wellness Center
  3. Shoreline Health Center
  4. Urban Hills
  5. Crown Wellness

CENTRAL & WEST MARIN
 
When: February 7, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Lagunitas School Multi-Purpose Room, 1 Lagunitas School Road, San Geronimo
Applications:

  1. Forest Knolls Wellness, 6700 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Forest Knolls
  2. Craftcanna Health Center, 20105 State Route 1, Marshall
  PowerPoint Presentation from the Feb 7, 2017 meeting:
  1. County of Marin Planning
  2. Forest Knolls Wellness
  3. Craftcanna Health Center

NORTH MARIN
 
When: February 16, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Board of Supervisors Chambers (Room 330), Marin County Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael
Applications:

  1. Delta 11, 70 San Pablo Ave., San Rafael
  2. Caregiver Compassion Group Releaf Center, 5 Harbor Dr., Novato
  3. Marin Compassionate Caregivers, 5 Harbor Dr., Novato
  4. Marin Community Partners, 9 & 11 Harbor Dr., Novato
  PowerPoint Presentation from the Feb 16, 2017 meeting:
  1. County of Marin Planning
  2. Delta 11
  3. Caregiver Compassion Group Releaf Center
  4. Marin Compassionate Caregivers
  5. Marin Community Partners

COMMENTS: Comments for the Advisory Committee may be submitted electronically to Inge Lundegaard or in writing addressed to the Medical Cannabis Dispensary Advisory Committee, c/o: Inge Lundegaard at 3501 Civic Center Drive Suite 308, San Rafael CA 94903.

The County of Marin is currently not accepting medical cannabis dispensary license applications. We are processing 10 applications, with eight in the 101 Corridor zone and two in the Central/West Marin zone. The 101 Corridor applications include three in Black Point, one in Santa Venetia, and four in the Tam Shoreline area. The Central/West Marin applications include two in San Geronimo Valley and one in Marshall. For additional application details, please see the Applications Under Review page.

The review process is comprehensive and will have opportunities for public input before decisions are made. The process includes multiple phases and the current timeline is as follows:

  • Staff Review: September – December
  • Advisory Committee Review and Public Meetings: January – February
  • CAO Review and Action: March – April

We will regularly update this website to provide information about the applications, news and public meetings, so we encourage you to subscribe to this site in order to receive the latest updates.