CANNABIS BUSINESS APPLICATION PROCESS
In March, 2017, the City of Pacifica began the extensive process of creating regulations for the operation of cannabis businesses in Pacifica. This process involved the work of City staff, the Planning Commission, and the City Council. On July 10, 2017, the Pacifica City Council adopted ordinances requiring cannabis businesses to obtain a Cannabis Public Safety License and a Cannabis Use Permit to lawfully operate in the City of Pacifica. The application process and timeline for each portion of the application processes are indicated below. Links to the required application forms are located within the appropriate Phase.
Prospective Retail applicants should read The Retail Cannabis Activity Permit (CAP) Guidelines before starting Phase 1.
Manufacturing and testing applicants may proceed with the permitting process as described below.
Phase 1: Background Check
Contact info for Phase 1 is firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-738-7314
| Phase 2: Security Plan Application (after successful background check)
Phase 3: Planning Department Application (may be submitted concurrently with Phase 2)
Contact info for Phase 3 is email@example.com at 650-738-7341
| Phase 4: Police Chief Issues Cannabis Public Safety License
Contact info for Phase 4 is firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-738-7314
CURRENT CANNABIS RETAIL BUSINESSES
|Overlay District||Business Owner||CAP||Business Address||Detail|
Rockaway Enterprises, LLC
|CAP-10-18||450 Old County Road||Permit issued for adult and medicinal use. CRO is not yet operating, but has received a building permit for tenant improvements. CAP expires 2/27/21.|
Eric Kirkland, Philip Cancila,
|CAP-3-18||403 Dondee Way||Permit issued for adult and medicinal use. CRO is not yet operating. Building permit ready to be issued. CAP expires 2/27/21.|
|CAP-8-18||450 Dondee Way,
|Permit issued for adult and medicinal use. CRO not yet operating, needs to confirm compliance with all conditions of approval. CAP expires 9/26/21.|
|CO-SP||Bret Chapman, Cheryl King
|CAP-1-18||2110 Palmetto Avenue||Permit issued and CRO is operating with adult and medicinal use.|
|CO-SP||Jesus Sahagun, Katrina Aure,
Kevin Cruz, Stanley Wen
Phog Center, LLC
|CAP-4-18||2270 Palmetto Avenue||Permit issued and CRO is operating with medicinal use only.|
|CO-SP||Adam Zollinger||CAP-11-18||1726 Palmetto Avenue||
Permit issued for adult and medicinal use. CRO is not yet operating. Building Permit is ready to issue. CAP expires 11/25/21.
Links to other relevant information: