COUNTY OF LAKE
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
Courthouse - 255 N. Forbes Street
Lakeport, California 95453
Planning Division · Building Division · Code Enforcement
County of Lake
Revised Cannabis Ordinance
Presentation and Workshops
The Community Development Department is proposing an update to the
Zoning Ordinance to add an Article 73 to Chapter 21 of the Lake Zoning
Ordinance to address Commercial Cannabis permitting activities and
enforcement. The department’s staff will be present to review and
highlight proposed changes to the proposed Commercial Cannabis
Ordinance as it relates to water use and recycling, tree removal,
pesticides, peer review of required plans and reports, etc..
Please join us for this opportunity to provide input and feedback on the
proposed Zoning Ordinance. Why:
The County of Lake has previously adopted regulations related to
Commercial Cannabis permitting and enforcement and has modified those
regulations over time to clarify various procedures and expand certain
It is the desire of the county to ensure that as Commercial Cannabis
activities expand and grow in Lake County, the land use provisions
regulating such activities are comprehensive and readily understood. Who:
It is the County’s desire to amend the Lake County Zoning Ordinance to
address all Commercial Cannabis permitting activities and enforcement as a
newly established Article of the Zoning Ordinance.
Community Development Department (Planning, Code Enforcement, and
the Building & Safety Divisions) are hosting Commercial Cannabis
Workshops to review and highlight the proposed changes by adding Article
73 to Chapter 21 of the Zoning Ordinance. Interested parties are invited to participate in the workshops as follows:
- May 24, 2022- Article 73 presentation of proposed Ordinance to the
Board of Supervisors at 11:00 a.m.
- May 25, 2022 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM (Focus Workshop for Cannabis Industry)
- May 26, 2022 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM (Focus Workshop for General
Public, Agencies, and Tribal Nations).
Lake County Courthouse; 1st Floor, Counsel Chambers,
255 N. Forbes St.
Lakeport, CA 95453For more information please contact Jamie Henry, Community Development Technician, Planning Division, Cannabis Section at [email protected] or (707) 263-2221.