Washington – State Keeps Door Open For Retail Marijuana Sales

WASHINGTON — City officials will consider allowing retail outlets for marijuana products to open in town after it becomes legal statewide Jan. 1 for adults to possess and use marijuana recreationally.

“Because of the revenue stream it would create, it’s something we should at least discuss,” said Mayor Gary Manier.

The city could impose a sales tax of up to three percent on recreational marijuana products that would be in addition to the normal sales tax.

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by steve stein
august 25, 2019