Notice of Community Information Meeting on Cannabis Regulations

Wed, October 17, 2018

Notice is hereby given that a Public Information Meeting with respect to Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 3430, 2018 and other relevant proposed municipal legislation will be held on Tuesday, November 13th, commencing at 5:30 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room of Coast Mountain College, 353 5th St, Prince Rupert, BC V8J 3L6.

Purpose: The Community Information Meeting will allow staff to present information to the public on Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 3430, 2018, as well as the proposed changes to the Trade Or Business Licensing Bylaw and Council’s Policy for considering cannabis retail licenses.

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Cannabis retail is proposed to be a permitted use in the area depicted below, with a 75 m distance between store entrances:

A copy of the Bylaw and relevant background documentation may be inspected at City Hall during regular office hours (9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) from Monday through Friday. The City has also developed a “Frequently Asked Questions” document available at the front counter of City Hall, or online at: to assist residents in understanding proposed regulatory changes.


Notice of Community Information Meeting - Cannabis Regulations