Media releases from SUMA.

SUMA Calls on the Saskatchewan Government to Implement Cannabis Legalization Strategy

Oct 31, 2017

The Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association (SUMA) is calling on the provincial government to begin consulting on a cannabis legalization strategy, and provide a legislative framework for Saskatchewan hometowns to build on.

Our hometowns will be on the front lines of controlling cannabis production, sales, and consumption in Saskatchewan.

“Municipalities have to worry about where they will allow cannabis producers and retailers to set up shop, and how we will enforce bylaws on buildings, production, and consumption,” said SUMA President, Gordon Barnhart. “We can’t even begin some of that work until we know what kind of regulatory system the province will put in place.”

Read more in our full media release.