4-17-18: GRANTS PASS LOOKS TO IMPOSE CITY DISPENSARY TAX.

GRANTS PASS IS SET TO MOVE FORWARD, WITH BRINGING A PROPOSAL TO VOTERS. THE CITY IS PLANNING A 3% TAX ON MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES INSIDE OF THE CITY LIMITS. THE CITY ATTORNEY, MARK BARTHOLOMEW SAYS THAT THE TAX CANNOT EXCEED 3% BY OREGON STATUTE. THE TAX HAS TO BE FIRST APPROVED BY VOTERS BEFORE IT CAN BE IMPOSED.