What other rules about marijuana are changed by these ballot questions?

Ballot questions 2A and 2B provide for the taxation of marijuana businesses and allow the City Council to promulgate regulations that would provide for marijuana business licensing. No other elements of the State or local rules for marijuana and marijuana businesses are changed. For example, the following State of Colorado laws remain in effect:

  • Public consumption of marijuana is prohibited. 
  • Marijuana cannot be consumed in a vehicle and cannot be transported in an open container. Driving under the influence of marijuana can result in a DUI.
  • An individual may cultivate no more than six marijuana plants in their home.
  • An individual may possess no more than one (1) ounce of marijuana or 
  • Employers and property owners may continue to restrict marijuana use by their employees and on their properties.
  • No change to maximum possession amount of 1 ounce or an equivalent amount of THC.
  • Interstate transportation of marijuana products remains illegal under State and Federal law.


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1. Can marijuana businesses now begin operating in Grand Junction?
2. Who will permit marijuana businesses?
3. What kinds of marijuana businesses may come to Grand Junction?
4. Where can I find information about State laws related to marijuana?
5. What other rules about marijuana are changed by these ballot questions?
6. What is the timeline for the City Council to consider marijuana business licensing?
7. Where will marijuana businesses be allowed to operate?
8. I am a potential marijuana business owner. How can I apply for a license to operate in Grand Junction?
9. Can I improve my chances of securing a license for my marijuana business by working with the City before licenses applications are opened?
10. How can I share my perspectives with City Council regarding how marijuana businesses should be regulated in Grand Junction?
11. Where can I find information about marijuana and public health?
12. Do measures 2A and 2B allow the City to regulate medical marijuana businesses or retail (recreational) marijuana businesses?
13. Do measures 2A and 2B affect the operations of hemp businesses and CBD businesses?
14. I previously operated or owned a medical marijuana business in the City of Grand Junction. Will new licenses be granted to former operators first?
15. What role will local law enforcement play in the regulation of retail marijuana in our community?