Anaheim City Council Rejects Legalizing Cannabis Shops, Debates Revenue and Timing

  • Anaheim City Council Rejects Legalizing Cannabis Shops, Debates Revenue and Timing
  • Anaheim City Council members have turned down allowing cannabis shops to open in the city.
  • At last week’s public council meeting, many residents argued that cannabis sales could create a much needed new revenue stream to fill an expected $75 million budget shortfall stemming from the novel coronavirus.
  • Ament is not an official aide, according to Sidhu’s staff listing on the city’s website, yet many council observers, like Barnes, believe he functions as one.
  • The shops could have created a new revenue stream for the city, which is grappling with a projected $75 million budget deficit, said Kring.

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