CITY OF COALINGA NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR A SINGLE CANNABIS RETAIL FACILITY

 

CITY OF COALINGA RETAIL CANNABIS REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS
On November 7, 2016, the voters of the City of Coalinga passed Measure “G” authorizing the placement
of a single cannabis retail facility within the City limits. On December 7, 2017, the Coalinga City Council
approved a Retail Cannabis Ordinance to facilitate the permitting, regulating, and operations of a single
commercial cannabis retail location in the City of Coalinga. The City of Coalinga is now accepting
proposals from parties who wish to develop and operate a single cannabis retail facility in the City of
Coalinga. The City of Coalinga will be issuing one (1) permit to operate a retail cannabis facility in the
City.
The application process is structured similar to the City of Coalinga’s existing Commercial Cannabis
Licensing process which is fully detailed in the Request for Proposal (RFP). The RFP can be located on the
City of Coalinga’s website at (http://www.coalinga.com/?pg=120). Any questions related to the RFP are
due via email no later than January 25, 2018.
City of Coalinga Contact:
Sean Brewer, Community Development Director
City of Coalinga – Community Development Department
155 W. Durian Street, Coalinga, CA 93210
(E): sbrewer@coalinga.com
(P): (559) 935‐1533 x143
DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS IS FEBRUARY 26, 2018 at 5:00 P.M.

PRESS RELEASE - JANUARY 11, 2018

On November 7, 2016, the voters of the City of Coalinga passed Measure “G” authorizing the placementof a single cannabis retail facility within the City limits. On December 7, 2017, the Coalinga City Councilapproved a Retail Cannabis Ordinance to facilitate the permitting, regulating, and operations of a singlecommercial cannabis retail location in the City of Coalinga.

The City of Coalinga is now acceptingproposals from parties who wish to develop and operate a single cannabis retail facility in the City ofCoalinga. The City of Coalinga will be issuing one (1) permit to operate a retail cannabis facility in theCity.

The application process is structured similar to the City of Coalinga’s existing Commercial CannabisLicensing process which is fully detailed in the Request for Proposal (RFP). The RFP can be located on theCity of Coalinga’s website at (http://www.coalinga.com/?pg=120).

Any questions related to the RFP aredue via email no later than January 25, 2018.City of

Coalinga Contact:
Sean Brewer, Community Development Director
City of Coalinga, Community Development Department
155 W. Durian Street, Coalinga, CA 93210
(E): sbrewer@coalinga.com
(P): (559) 935‐1533 x143

DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS IS FEBRUARY 26, 2018 at 5:00 P.M.

Public Service Opportunity - City of Coalinga Planning Commissioner (1 Position)

The City of Coalinga seeks interested persons from the Coalinga community to serve on the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is an advisory commission to the Coalinga City Council. It is responsible for making recommendations to the City Council on the general plan, development projects and zoning issues, including but not limited to:  general plan amendments, zoning amendments, variances, conditional use permits, and subdivision map approvals.

The Planning Commission consists of five members appointed by the City Council.  Appointments are for terms of four years.   Commissioners must reside within the City limits. 

Applications will only be accepted at City Hall (155 W. Durian, Coalinga, CA 93210) and can be found on the City’s website or at City Hall. Interviews may be scheduled at the discretion of staff should it be needed in order to make a well informed recommendation to the City Council for appointment.

Any questions regarding this position can be directed to the Sean Brewer, Community Development Director at 559-935-1533 x143 or sbrewer@coalinga.com.  

Application Deadline: January 29, 2018 at 4:00PM

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PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE - COMPREHENSIVE USER FEE STUDY-INCLUDING DEVELOPMENT AND OTHER MISCELLANEOUS SERVICE FEES

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Coalinga will conduct a public hearing pertaining to the item listed below.

DATE OF HEARING:                THURSDAY, JANUARY 4, 2018

TIME OF HEARING:                 6:00 p.m. or soon thereafter 

LOCATION OF HEARING:        City Council Chambers, City of Coalinga

                                                155 W. Durian Avenue

                                                Coalinga, CA 93210

PROPOSAL:

COMPREHENSIVE USER FEE STUDY-INCLUDING DEVELOPMENT AND OTHER MISCELLANEOUS SERVICE FEES

The City Manager and Financial Services Director have recommended that the City Council conduct the public hearing regarding the adoption of Resolution No. 3789 establishing new fees for development and other miscellaneous services.  A copy of the Comprehensive User Fee Study Report is available for public inspection during regular business hours, at the office of the City Clerk located at 155 W. Durian Avenue Coalinga, CA.  If you have any questions regarding the Comprehensive User Fee Study Report please contact the City Clerk’s office at 559-935-1531. 

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Notice of Public Hearing (Planning Commission) - Beer and Wine Taproom at 466 N. 5th Street

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT, on January 9, 2018 at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as possible, the Planning Commission of the City of Coalinga will hold a public hearing at a regularly scheduled meeting at the City Council Chambers 155 West Durian, Coalinga for the following purpose:

Consideration of a Conditional Use Permit Application (CUP 17-10), submitted by the applicant, Juan Maciel, to open a tap room at 466 N. 5th Street where beer will be sold for onsite consumption.  

All interested persons are invited to appear at the time and place specified above to give testimony regarding the proposed action(s) listed above.  Written comments may be forwarded to the City of Coalinga Community Development Department, attention Sean Brewer, Community Development Director at the address listed above. 

Please share this notice with your neighbors or anyone you feel may be interested.

Anyone may testify at this hearing.  For information contact City Hall (935-1533).

If you challenge the above matter in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the Public Hearing, or in written correspondence delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the Public Hearing.

Sean Brewer, Director, Community Development Department

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING OF THE COALINGA CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER A RETAIL CANNABIS ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING OPERATIONAL REGUALTIONS AND SECURITY STANDARDS FOR RETAIL CANNABIS OPERATIONS IN THE CITY OF COALINGA

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT, the City of Coalinga City Council will hold a public hearing on December 7, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the City Council Chambers 155 West Durian, Coalinga to consider a Retail Cannabis Ordinance (“also known as a dispensary”), associated security standards and amendments to the existing commercial cannabis ordinance (CMC§9-5.128).

Project Description: The proposed project consists of the consideration of an ordinance establishing development regulations and permitting requirements specifically for retail cannabis operations including a list of specific security requirements and location. The retail ordinance proposes to conditionally permit retail cannabis operations to operate within the Light Manufacturing/Business (MBL), Commercial Service (CS) and Commercial General (CG) zoning designations with additional sensitive use setbacks. In addition to the adoption of the retail cannabis ordinance, this ordinance includes various amendments to the existing commercial cannabis regulations consistent with recent legislation passed by the State of California (SB 94 & AB 133) and subsequently adopted regulations.  

Project Location: The Retail Cannabis Ordinance involves a conditionally-approved land use within areas of the City designated as Commercial General, Service Commercial, and Manufacturing Business by the City’s General Plan and zoned Light Manufacturing/Business by the City’s Zoning. 

All interested persons are invited to appear at the time and place specified above to give testimony regarding the proposed action listed above. Written Comments may be forwarded to the City of Coalinga Community Development Department, attention Sean Brewer, Community Development Director, at 155 W. Durian, Coalinga, CA 93210.

Anyone may testify at this hearing. For information contact City Hall at 935-1533 x143.

SEAN BREWER, DIRECTOR, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT 

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