Caffeinated Ideas takes place at 9 a.m. Tuesday; small-business financing panel follows at noon.
Activities include series of media articles, informational seminars and roundtable events.
“That means we are doubling down on our drug investigations,” Norwalk Police Chief Dave Light said after Tuesday’s meeting.
“A yes vote doesn’t guarantee it will be built; it opens doors.”
Councilman laments lost economic opportunity and “what might’ve been.”
Norwalk Mayor Rob Duncan's veto on welcoming a medical-marijuana cultivation facility stands.
Five reconsideration votes would override the mayor’s veto, making the legislation law.
Council members respond to Mayor Duncan’s statements about a medical marijuana cultivation business in Norwalk.
The mayor has 10 days in which to file his veto. Council must act on it, or essentially take another vote, at its next session.
Norwalk Mayor Rob Duncan says “every job is not right for this community.”
Norwalk city council members chime in with their possible decisions.
Proposed legislation prohibiting cultivation, processing and retail dispensing won't be on agenda Tuesday.
Castle: “Having two polar opposite ordinances simultaneously is confusing and only serves to muddy the waters of this debate.”
Norwalk residents and council members discuss the issue for nearly 90 minutes before 4-2 vote; second reading takes place in two weeks.
Should we let medical-marijuana cultivation facilities in our town?