Benton County to review zoning for medical marijuana grower
September 6, 2017
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Officials in Benton County are reviewing plans for a possible marijuana cultivation facility in the county as the state moves forward in implementing the sales of medical marijuana.
The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that Benton County's planning board has a hearing set for Wednesday for a proposed facility to grow marijuana. County Judge Barry Moehring says the county's authority on such a facility is limited to applying land-use regulations.
Arkansas voters in November approved legalizing medical marijuana for patients with certain medical condition...