Tag Archives: Downey California

Cities take different approaches to marijuana

DOWNEY — After deciding July 25 that it would not allow any commercial marijuana operations, the City Council Oct. 10 approved a tough ordinance which not only bans commercial marijuana sales, cultivation and distribution, but calls for permits for those who may grow up to six plants in their homes under state law. The vote,…

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Downey council votes to ban pot sales

DOWNEY — The city will join neighboring Whittier in banning all sales of marijuana when the state law legalizing the recreational use of marijuana takes effect Jan. 1. The City Council July 25 voted 5-0 to have staff come back with proper resolutions and drafts for a proposed ordinance banning all commercial operations and continuing to…

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Downey seeks transit-oriented development

DOWNEY — As Los Angeles County plans a $468 million redevelopment of its 173-acre site in the extreme southwest corner of the city, city officials are urging that at least some of the project compliment a proposed light rail commuter station in the adjoining area of Garfield Avenue and Gardendale Street. To that end, the…

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