Yakima City Council expected to vote on marijuana business ban

Yakima City Council expected to vote on marijuana business ban

YAKIMA, WA — The Yakima City Council will decide the fate of its current ban on marijuana businesses.

The city council will discuss the ban during Tuesday night’s city council meeting.

If it is lifted, the city would then regulate marijuana retail, processing and growing in line with state laws established by the Liquor and Cannabis Board.

Councilmembers Cousens, Coffey, Dulce Gutierrez and Avina Gutierrez have expressed support in lifting the ban.