Councilman proposes that city outlaw pot
March 31, 2015
The City Council will vote at its next meeting, April 14, whether to put a pair of ordinances, including a ban on the sale, possession and use of marijuana proposed by Councilor Jeff Goodwin, on the agenda for the April 28 meeting.
Goodwin proposed the ordinances at the council’s regular meeting on March 24.
The first ordinance would ban the possession of any marijuana or marijuana product in Sweet Home. Violating the code would be treated as a violation and carry a fine.
The second ordinance would create a violation of the city’s zoning ordinance when a property is used routinely f...