• Population – 8,187 (2010)
  • Land Mass – 1.921 sq mi
  • Water Mass – 0.038 sq mi
  • Incorporation Date – January 14, 1947


Gonzales Updates

Measure W – Create and add Commercial Cannabis Tax on cultivation and manufacturing of medical marijuana. The cultivation tax will not exceed $25 per square foot subject to increases after the third year based on the consumer price index, while the manufacturing tax shall not exceed 15% of annual gross receipts, both with no termination date.
Approved: 71.6% / 28.4%

The Municipal Code states: dispensaries, outdoor cultivation is prohibited. Indoor cultivation and manufacturing is allowed, with conditions. And no more than 3 marijuana cultivation and manufacturing permits shall be issued and valid at any one time in the city.

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