Lake County will resume recreational pot discussions Wednesday

Daily Herald report
Updated 5/3/2021 6:06 PM

The Lake County Board's Public Works, Planning and Transportation Committee will resume its discussions on permitting recreational marijuana sales in unincorporated areas when it meets Wednesday.

The panel meets at 8:30 a.m., when the county staff will present details on the proposed amendments that include modifications based on the recommendations made by the committee and the county zoning board of appeals.


All interested residents are invited to the meeting and can register to attend through Zoom at

After a committee recommendation on the proposed amendments, the topic will move to the Lake County Board meeting for final action on Tuesday, May 11.

Individuals not in attendance may provide written public comment by 3 p.m. Tuesday, to or hand delivered to the County Board Office, 18 N. County St. 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL.

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