Does Lompoc Have Too Many Cannabis Shops? Some Businesses Want a Cap.

Lompoc leaders could enact a moratorium on new cannabis businesses in the city amid concerns that a glut in the market is resulting in too much competition.

Brittany M. 08/23/2022 - 2:42 AM
Lompoc OKs Cannabis Events at City Parks
By a 3-2 vote, the city council has approved an ordinance allowing two cannabis-related events per year at any of its three city parks.
Brittany M. 01/06/2022 - 7:30 AM
Lompoc City Manager Leaving for Cupertino
Jim Throop has been hired by Cupertino.
Brittany M. 11/30/2021 - 9:36 AM
Lompoc Voters Approve Cannabis Tax Increase

Lompoc voters have approved a tax increase on marijuana manufacturers and distributors in the city.

Brittany M. 09/21/2021 - 8:07 AM
Santa Barbara Adopts New Grow Restrictions But Stops Short of Countywide Conditional Use Permits

The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors rejected a proposal last week requiring conditional use permits (CUPs) for all commercial cultivation operations.

Brittany M. 06/18/2020 - 10:05 AM
Santa Barbara Supes Could Crack Down on Cannabis Grows
The Board will consider conditional use permits for cannabis growing operations after complaints from surrounding cities.
Brittany M. 06/11/2020 - 9:20 AM
In Santa Barbara, Cannabis Causes Headaches for Traditional Farmers

Santa Barbara County now leads the state in the number of legal marijuana grows.

Brittany M. 08/22/2019 - 5:40 AM