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Discussion on Marijuana Business Locations Topic for City Council Work Session January 14, 2021

On Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. in the Coos Bay Council Chambers at 500 Central Ave, the Coos Bay City Council work session will be held and include a discussion of Coos Bay Municipal Code section 17.335.080. The specific language for discussion regards the requirement that Coos Bay marijuana businesses be located 1,000 feet away from one another and from residential areas.
 
Public participation is in the work session is welcome. Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, seating is limited. Social distancing and wearing of face masks, will be required. If you wish to submit a public comment but don’t want to attend the meeting in person, public comments can be provided in advance by completing a Public Comments Form and submitting by 2 p.m. on the date of the City Council meeting. Submit via mail or in person at 500 Central Avenue, Coos Bay, OR 97420; via fax 541-267-5912; or email publiccomment@coosbay.org.
 
Note that Council work sessions do not result in action to change City regulations; however, the Council may direct future public hearings to consider regulation modifications. Questions on this matter can be addressed to cjohnson@coosbay.org or via USPS to Coos Bay City Hall, 500 Central Ave, Coos Bay, Oregon 97420; attention Carolyn Johnson, Community Development Administrator. Alternatively, Johnson can be reached by phone at 541-269-8924.