After nearly 90 minutes discussing the topic, Navajo Community Planners, Inc., on February 25, voted 14-2 against a motion to recommend that the City of San Diego approve a conditional use permit for SDUG, Inc., to operate a medical marijuana dispensary on the 4400 block of Rainier Avenue. The applicant wants to do business in the location where Green Door Collective was open from 2009–2011.
Planning group members David Hardy and Dan Smith voted in favor of the motion, which included conditions added by planners’ amendments. The motion directed the applicant to adhere to the city’s parking-space requirement. It also incorporated planner Marilyn Reed’s proposal to reduce business hours and Smith’s amendment to include a 415-square-foot area in the size of the business.
Hardy said in an interview after the meeting, “The motion met the land-use requirement for the dispensary. I felt it was a strong
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