Month: November 2017

Voters to decide pot, rent control issues in low-key Tuesday election

Peter Fimrite November 6, 2017 A mellow off-year election could get an intriguing boost Tuesday when voters in two Bay Area cities consider marijuana taxation measures — but for those uninspired by ganja, local ballots also will feature rent control, an urban growth boundary and a school parcel tax. Voters in the cities of Pacifica …

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Wine Country fires turn Sonoma County elections into mail-only contests

Peter Fimrite November 4, 2017 The fate of marijuana taxation in Cotati is not exactly foremost on the minds of Sonoma County residents as they recover from the disastrous fires that raged through their communities last month, but, ready or not, that and several other local issues will be up for a vote this week. …

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