The Sonoma County Gazette: Community News Magazine
Sonoma County Gazette
| more

Photo Gallery

Does a Cannabis Cultivation Facility belong in an area planned for family housing?


Does a Cannabis Cultivation Facility belong in an area planned for family housing?

Public Hearing March 9 at or after 4 p.m.


Medical Cannabis Cultivation Facility within an existing 10,972 Sq Ft industrial building - 8am to 5pm 7 days a week, with 10 employees. It would not be open to the public, and a private security service would monitor it 24 hours a day. The existing parking area and employee shipping entrances on the west side of ht building would be fenced and secured by new exterior lighting and surveillance cameras. This operation would not occupy the second industrial building on this same property at 60 Maxwell Court, Santa Rosa, near West End neighborhood.

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be conducted by the Planning Commission on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at or after 4:00 PM, in the City Council Chamber, City Hall, 100 Santa Rosa Avenue, Santa Rosa. The purpose of the public hearing will be to receive public comment and recommendations prior to the Planning Commission acting on the requested application.

The application has been filed by Brandon Levine, Fleuron Inc. Said application(s) and applicable information are on file in Planning and Economic Development, Room 3, City Hall (100 Santa Rosa Avenue), and available for public inspection. 

The Department is open: Mon, Tues: 8:00-4:30, Wed: 10:30-4:30, Thurs: 8:00-4:30, Friday: 8:00-12:00

IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND, you are encouraged to submit written comments and recommendations prior to the public hearing. Comments and questions may be directed to Andy Gustavson, Senior Planner, Planning and Economic Development Department, City of Santa Rosa, 100 Santa Rosa Avenue, Room 3, Santa Rosa, CA 95404, telephone (707) 543-3236 or e-mail:

Action taken by the Planning Commission on this project will be posted to our website at 

or you may contact Mike Maloney, Administrative Secretary by email at or by telephone at (707) 543-3190. In compliance with Zoning Code section 20-62, the decision of the Planning Commission is final unless an appeal is filed within 10 calendar days of the decision.