LA County's Proposed Cannabis Regulations
Jonatan Cvetko, Co-Founder of Angeles Emeralds, the advocacy group that represents the interest of the cannabis industry in LA County gives an update on what is going on with the impending cannabis ordinances and what they mean for patients, consumers and industry professionals. In this video, Jonatan talks about the discrepancy between the existing retail market of 77 medical dispensaries and the proposed cap of 20 dispensaries (medical and recreational combined) to service the unincorporated LA County market, the fourth largest "city" in the state.
On June 19th, LA County Board of Supervisors were being presented with full reports on cannabis regulations and were asked to decide on three options.
LA County Board of Supervisors were officially presented the Cannabis Advisory Workgroup's Recommendations Report, and presenting Angeles Emeralds co-founder Jonatan Cvetko, and other workgroup members an award for their efforts.
On May 24th, 2016 a small group of us began our journey advocating for responsible cannabis regulations in LA County. Over the last two years we've achieved many notable milestones.
LA County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a motion in support of Assemblymember Bonta's automated expungement Bill AB 1793.