September 1, 2014
RENO, NV - The city of Sparks is moving forward with plans to allow medical marijuana dispensaries.
The City Council on Tuesday approved amendments to the Sparks Municipal Code to establish and regulate dispensaries, where patients with medical marijuana cards can purchase medical marijuana products. Dispensaries must be located 300 feet from community facilities and 1,000 feet from schools and substance abuse treatment centers.
The city could receive up to two dispensaries.