South Lake Tahoe City Council to consider cannabis regulations, tax question

[Ryan Hoffman, Tahoe Daily Tribune]

The foundation for allowing the recreational cannabis industry in South Lake Tahoe will come before City Council Monday, however, several factors beyond council's control could disrupt those plans.

The ordinance that council will consider July 2 would allow for two retail businesses, two cultivation businesses (limited to less than 5,000 square feet of grow area), unlimited testing facilities and two micro-businesses — the last of which is a single license that allows for a minimum of three activities, such as manufacturing, retail and cultivation.

At the same meeting, council will consider putting a cannabis tax question before voters in ...