By: Diane Benjamin
The City of Bloomington is holding a Committee of the Whole meeting tonight. On the Agenda:
The last time appointments to Boards and Commission were discussed it got contentious. Renner wanted an appointment many on the Council objected to. The entire process was tabled until tonight for more discussion.
Video Gaming licenses could get contentious too. I imagine there will be comments about government’s need to protect citizens from themselves. Tari will be appalled at the amounts plucked in machines. Even though the City rakes in a lot of money, Tari would rather people get their entertainment at government establishments. Have popcorn ready.
Pages 25 and 26 of the packet aren’t on the agenda: http://www.cityblm.org/Home/ShowDocument?id=22187
The topic is Adult Use Cannabis. Maybe they can explain why smoking cigarettes has been vilified for decades, but smoking pot is now a government run revenue program.
Unlike Colorado, growing your own is still illegal unless it’s for medical use.
Maybe this is why the two pages are included:
Is somebody seeing Dollar Signs?