Cannabis Advisory Committee

Mission

On April 24, 2019, the Select Board established a Cannabis Control Committee. The Committee is a public body and Open Meeting and Conflict of Interest Laws apply. 

The committee charge is:

  • To research and develop amendments to zoning bylaws to allow for small-scale craft cultivation by September 2020
  • Recommend appropriate stipulations (within allowable CCC regulations and requirements) as to: Energy efficiency, odor control,      security, delivery, public health, public education, and nuisance issues
  • Potential review of licensing matters, local cannabis industry issues and trends
  • Review and recommendation as to number and proximity of licenses proposed for the allowable categories
  • Meet with licensees as to local issues and trends
  • Review of other municipal rules, regulations, requirements

Members

  • Jason Bridges, Select Board Representative 
  • 1 Planning Board member
  • 1 Board of Health member
  • 4 Nantucket residents (some of whom who have experience with one or more of the following areas:  planning, zoning, agriculture, law, medical marijuana, recreational marijuana, hydroponics, business). They must be year-round residents and able to attend meetings on a regular basis.

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