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Petition for Marijuana Ordinance Appears to Qualify for Election

The initiative for a new marijuana ordinance in Nevada County appears to have cleared a huge hurdle. According to Senior Clerk-Recorder Assistant, Elise Strickler, the initiative submitted by Americans for Safe Access Nevada County appears to have a sufficient number of verified signatures.
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Once the elections office has completed their process, the information is presented to the Board of Supervisors.
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Strickler clarified that the initiative will not be on the June ballot, and the Supervisors will place it on their agenda sometime after April 1.

In a communication from Americans for Safe Access Nevada County, a total of  9,131 signatures were required for the initiative to go to a vote. 10,694 signatures were submitted and 9744 signatures were verified.

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