Cannabis Policy Development

The County of Lake is seeking public comment on the Draft Cannabis Ordinance. Comments may be submitted to Mireya Turner via email at or by mail to Lake County Community Development Department at 255 N Forbes Street, Lakeport, CA 95453. Please email Mireya Turner to get on the email distribution list for ongoing updates.

Please note: Staff is not able to advise on commercial permitting regulations and/or processes until the Board of Supervisors adopts the replacement ordinance.

Article 72 Replacement Ordinance

Please note: The 10/12/17 PC meeting has been adjourned. The revised replacement ordinance will NOT be heard on that date. The new date of the hearing will be posted here as soon as it is confirmed.
Staff Memorandum
Draft Ordinance, Revised 

Memo to Interested Parties
Draft Cannabis Ordinance Aug 2017
Draft Cannabis Ordinance Summary Aug 2017
Draft Exclusionary Map
Pilot Program Selection Process

Article 72 Revision Ordinance

Draft Ordinance (for 10/17/2017 BOS Meeting)

Article 72 Amended Draft (10/3/2017)
Article 72 Amended Draft (9/26/2017)
Article 72 Amended Draft with strikethroughs

Current Regulations

Article 72 - Regulations for the Cultivation of Medical Marijuana (Non-commercial cultivation by patient/caregiver/collective)

Community Growth Boundary Maps