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— Commercial Cannabis TaxCommercial Tax —


City of Salinas
Measure L Commercial Tax - Majority Approval Required

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Election Results


27,454 votes yes (74.18%)

9,557 votes no (25.82%)

  • 100% of precincts reporting (50/50).
  • 37,011 ballots counted.

Shall the ordinance imposing a tax on commercial cannabis businesses for medical and nonmedical marijuana where permissible by state and local law be adopted with the tax on cultivation activities not to exceed $25.00 per square foot and adjusted annually by a CPI and the tax rate on dispensaries, manufacturing, and delivery not to exceed 10% of annual gross receipts, potentially generating $1-$2 million dollars annually to help fund City services with no termination date?
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