City Council to discuss regulations for sale of recreational marijuana …

SAN DIEGO – For the first time, the City Council Tuesday will take up proposed rules for establishments that plan to deal in recreational marijuana in San Diego.

The regulatory package, which would update the city’s Land Development Code and Local Coastal Program, will come before the council members one week after it extended a moratorium on new recreational marijuana businesses from 45 days to a full year. The temporary ban was designed to give city officials time to develop applicable laws, and will be rescinded once the regulations take effect.

Recreational use of marijuana was approved by California voters in the more at