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By Garth Meyer
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Hearing set for second marijuana halt


August 8, 2019

Nearing the end of the six-month moratorium on new or expansion of marijuana businesses in Whitman County, commissioners set a hearing on whether to extend it for Sept. 3 at 10:30 a.m.

Board chairman Art Swannack noted that commissioners await a proposed ordinance now being created by the county planning commission.

“We’ll give them all the time they need to craft an ordinance that’s well thought-out and has been subject to public testimony,” said Commissioner Michael Largent.

The ordinance is expected to propose rules for setbacks, buffer zones and more for indoor and/or outdoor ma...

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