ACTION REPORT
February 14, 2017
FROM: Department of Community Development
SUBJECT: Adoption of Ordinance No.1758
 
 
RECOMMENDATION:

Second Reading/ Adopt Ordinance No. 1758, amending Section 30-7 of the Zoning and Development Code by renumbering the existing Section 30-7 to 30-7(A) and adding a new Section 30-7(B) entitled “Residential Indoor Marijuana Cultivation” to regulate indoor cultivation of marijuana in the City of Fontana and adopt a Resolution establishing fees for Residential Indoor Marijuana Cultivation Permit and fees for Annual Renewal Permit.

COUNCIL GOALS:
* To create a team by working together to provide stability and consistent policy direction.
* To create a team by communicating Goals and Objectives to all sectors of the community.
* To improve public safety by combating gang and drug activity.
DISCUSSION:
Ordinance No. 1758 was introduced by a vote of 3-2 at the January 24, 2017, Regular City Council Meeting.  As part of the City Council motion, staff was directed to revisit this issue within one (1) year to look for opportunities to provide additional restrictions in the ordinance. 
FISCAL IMPACT:

Recovery of the actual costs incurred by the City to process the permit applications described in this report would be a beneficial impact to the City.

MOTION:
Based on the information in this staff report, staff recommends that the City Council approve staff's recommendations.
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ATTACHMENTS:
Description: Type:
Ordinance 1758 Ordinance
ITEM: UFB-B