In just a few months, Parachute will be home to Colorado’s first drive-through marijuana shop.
Changes to local laws have extended the hours of local marijuana dispensaries.
City sales tax records show the industry sold $10.8 million in product last year and added $431,113 to the sales tax coffers.
Denver is starting work Wednesday on becoming the first city in the nation to allow marijuana clubs and public pot use in places such as coffee shops, yoga studios and art galleries.
One of three groups hoping to open a marijuana grow facility in Hayden says a tax imposed by the town has created a roadblock.
The Steamboat Springs City Council is moving ahead with rule changes that would allow pot shops to stay open three hours later until 10 p.m.
The ordinance going before the city’s elected officials would allow all marijuana dispensaries to stay open until 10 p.m., three hours later than their current closing time.
A company named Emerge Farms is proposing the 9,484-square-foot grow facility in an existing building in the Valley View Business Park on the east side of Hayden.
Partners study pot grow in rural Routt
Business partners with marijuana industry expertise are studying the potential for a small-scale grow operation should Routt County clear the way for pot in unincorporated areas.
How big is too big? (When it comes to marijuana growing facilities in unincorporated Routt County)
Recreational marijuana sales arrive in Steamboat Springs