Cannabis Program Mission Statement:
The mission of the Monterey County Cannabis Program is to provide a local framework for management of commercial cannabis through coordination and collaboration with multiple County departments to address regulation, policy, enforcement, education and protection of the health and safety of our communities.
Lawmakers want to cut California's pot taxes to help lagging legal market
Frustrated that California’s licensed marijuana industry is struggling to compete against the black market, a group of state officials is pressing to slash taxes on legal pot shops and growers.
1/28/2019 3:16:00 PM
Illegal indoor cannabis operation shut down in Lompico
LOMPICO, Calif. — In a joint effort between the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office, and the Cannabis Licensing Office, a large-scale illegal cannabis grow operation was dismantled in Lompico.
1/17/2019 8:43:06 AM
One year of legal pot sales and California doesn’t have the bustling industry it expected. Here’s why
When Californians voted in 2016 to allow the sale of recreational marijuana, advocates of the move envisioned thousands of pot shops and cannabis farms obtaining state licenses, making the drug easily available to all adults within a short drive.
1/2/2019 9:21:17 AM