In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor.
The Planning and Community Development Commission’s (PCDC) public hearing on potential medical marijuana zoning recommendations to the Board of Trustees (BOT) had all
the makings of a storm of controversy bearing down on Lyons. Moms against marijuana on one side of the room; medical marijuana center owners on the other. A total of nineteen people showed up Monday evening (not including the three Trustees and the Mayor who stayed after their budget workshop) to listen to and participate in the discussion.