On July 15, 2020 the Madera City Council passed a resolution submitting to the city voters a ballot measure to establish a business tax on businesses which sell, distribute, manufacture, and cultivate cannabis including industrial hemp and hemp products. Click here to view the resolution in its entirety. Measure R will be on the ballot for the November 3, 2020 election.
Three community workshops have been scheduled to provide an opportunity for residents to learn more about the upcoming tax measure. The first workshop will be hosted on October 1, 2020, at 6:00 p.m.
The October 1, 2020 event will be conducted in English only. A Spanish workshop will be held on October 14, 2020.
Learn more about Measure R at www.madera.gov/measure-r. Questions/comments about Measure R can be sent to vog.a1603316719redam1603316719@Reru1603316719saeM1603316719.