Alaska Buds license protest opportunity passes

Six people testified in opposition of the Alaska Buds marijuana store license for Bethel during the May 28th, 2019 city council meeting’s People To Be Heard. However, the opportunity for the City of Bethel to issue a formal protest to the Marijuana Control Board has passed. The City, if issuing a protest, is required to provide the applicant seven days notice of any protest before the June 3rd, 2019 deadline. Alaska Buds will need to pass a pending a fire marshal inspection before they can proceed.