The Clark County Council final evening voted to take away a ban on marijuana companies within the unincorporated space. The ban had been in place within the county since Could 2014.

Earlier this yr, the County Council initiated discussions of lifting the moratorium on marijuana, and final month the Clark County Planning Fee really helpful to the County Council that the moratorium on marijuana companies be lifted. Below this replace to Title 40 of the Clark County Code, marijuana producers, processors and retailers shall be permitted in sure zones within the unincorporated county.

The code adopted by the Council maintains the prohibition on marijuana institutions inside 1,000 ft of an elementary or secondary college or public playground, as required by state legislation, however reduces the buffer to 500 ft for little one care facilities, libraries, church buildings, transit facilities and leisure amenities. The council additionally added a 500foot buffer for…