Napa County

Regulations for Cannabis Related Commercial Activity

County Description

Napa County is a county located north of San Pablo Bay in the northern portion of the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 136,484. The county seat is the City of Napa. Napa County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood. Parts of the county’s territory were given to Lake County in 1861. Napa County comprises the Napa, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, CA Combined Statistical Area. It is one of four North Bay counties.

Napa County, once the producer of many different crops, is known today for its regional wine industry, rising to the first rank of wine regions with France by local wineries Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars and Chateau Montelena winning the “Judgment of Paris” in 1976.

Political Statistics

County Board of Supervisors

State Senate

CA State Senate (District 3)
Senator Lois Wolk -DEM

State Assembly

CA State Assembly (District 4)
Assembly Member Bill Dodd -DEM

US Congress

U.S. Congress – House of Representatives- (5th District)
Mike Thompson -DEM

US Senators

U.S. Senators –State of California
Kamala D. Harris and Diane Feinstein

CULTIVATION

APPROVED

AN ORDINANCE OF THE NAPA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS, STATE OF CALIFORNIA, ADDING NEW COUNTY CODE CHAPTER 8.10 TO ESTABLISH REASONABLE STANDARDS FOR THE GROWING OF PERSONAL AMOUNTS OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA AND EXPRESSLY BANNING DISPENSARIES

8.10.010 Purpose and Intent

  • It is the intent of the Board of Supervisors to prohibit the large scale cultivation of marijuana, while regulating the cultivation of limited amounts of marijuana indoors for medical purposes to accommodate the needs of qualified patients and/or their caregivers,

8.10.040 Outdoor cultivation of marijuana prohibited

  • All outdoor cultivation of marijuana within the unincorporated area of the county is prohibited.

8.10.050 Indoor cultivation of marijuana

  • D. Sale of medical marijuana prohibited. It shall be unlawful for any person cultivating medical marijuana pursuant to this chapter to sell, offer for sale, furnish, administer, or give away the marijuana permitted to be grown under this chapter.”

MANUFACTURING

BANNED

Please contact your local officials and let them know you oppose the MANUFACTURING BAN.

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RETAIL

BANNED

Napa County Municipal Code

  • 8.10.030 – Medical marijuana dispensaries prohibited.

    Marijuana dispensaries, as defined in this chapter, are prohibited within the unincorporated area of the county. The prohibition includes, without limitation, renting, leasing, or otherwise permitting a medical marijuana dispensary to occupy or use a location, building, structure or vehicle.

    (Ord. No. 1410, § 1, 2-2-2016)

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