Plan for Denver social marijuana use permits includes waivers for every customer |

Plan for Denver social marijuana use permits includes waivers for every customer

After months of wrangling, Denver’s proposed rules for social pot use permits set the stage for July applications

Businesses that obtain permits to offer Denver’s first-in-the-nation areas for social marijuana use would have to require patrons to sign waivers as they enter. They would have to follow a ventilation plan if they allow the use of vaping devices indoors.

And if they have a liquor license, they would have to halt any alcohol sales and seek a temporary suspension of the license while marijuana use is occurring, preventing any “dual consumption” by customers.

Those are among rules proposed by the city’s top licensing official Thursday — and they are the chief sticking points that probably will register objections in coming weeks from backers of last fall’s Initiative 300.

Read the full story on The Denver Post website.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User