CONCORD - MARIJUANA IN THE CITY
In this article we talk about some interesting facts about the city with a focus on the main issue, Marijuana.
We address the important and frequently asked questions about MMJ:
- Where can I buy good legal weed in town?
- How can I become a legal Medical Marijuana patient?
- Where can I find a Cannabis collective in town?
- How can I get a 420 Medical Marijuana Doctor evaluation?
- Is there a nearby place I can get a Cannabis ID card?
- Can I get Marijuana delivered to my home?
- Where is a nearby dispensary with lab tested Marijuana?
- Can I grow weed at home?
- What are the latest laws concerning permits and ordinances?
- How can I get a Doctor's recommendation and growers permit?
- Where can I find a good Medical Marijuana lawyer in the city?
With a population of about 128,000 (2016) Concord is the the 48th largest city in California.
The city was founded late by a Mexican American Salvio Pacheco in 1869 and a year later the name of Concord was given. The area was prone to disastrous flooding with intermittent periods of prosperity. Concord was chosen by design to avoid the floods and fires that eventually destroyed every town at some point.
The area is blessed with fertile soil, which accommodated outstanding agricultural crops including grapes, walnuts, wheat, hay, tomatoes and vast quantities of wheat. During prohibition, grapes were replaced with walnuts. World War II, brought the industrial military complex to town, with a substantial Naval presence. Unfortunately the city is known for the Port of Chicago disaster where the munitions of a Navy cargo ship exploded, killing more than 300 civilians. Subsequently, many black sailors refused to load ammunition. 50 soldiers were found to be guilty of mutiny.
Today, the largest employers are public enterprises and schools, but there is a smattering of industrial presence.
Top Employers in Concord Include:
- Diablo Unified School District
- Wells Fargo Credit
- Bank of America Technology
- John Muir Medical Center
- The Conco Companies
- Adecco Employment Services
The top 10 employers account for about 10,000 jobs in town.
The latest Marijuana Ordinances - Permits - Meetings - News
Bay Area cities are scrambling to pass emergency laws around the cultivation and distribution of medical marijuana in anticipation of statewide changes aimed at regulating California's cannabis industry for the first time.
Earlier this the year, Governor. Jerry Brown signed several bills into law, collectively called the MMJ Regulation & Safety Act. The law was meant to go into effect Jan. 1 and attempts to create standard guidelines for the cannabis industry some two decades after California voters legalized medical cannabis (1996).
"Q: What are basketball players doing during the NBA lockout? A: Marrying & divorcing a Kardashian! "
In an ongoing drama of folies of foibles, Concord has created its own version of a reality show, keeping pace with the Kardashians. This jackass opera was gifted to the local citizenry courtesy of the City Council, where Concord Council members whimpered and bickered over Birsan’s proposal for an elected Mayor.
Weird Concord - The Japanese James Dean Memorial at the Jack Ranch Cafe
"In September 30th, 1955, James Dean died in a horrendous car crash on Highway 46 Located a short distance away from the crash site is the James Dean Memorial, a sculpture of concrete and stainless steel surrounding a tree outside the Jack Ranch Cafe.
Oddly the sculpture was made in Japan by mega-fan Seita Ohnishi. According to urban legend, before his death, James Dean ran into the actor Alec Guinness. Guinness looked at Dean's brand new Porsche, and opined that his sinister looking car was a death trap and he'd be dead in a week in a car crash. "
Marijuana Legal Issues in Concord
|California NORML's list of MMJ Lawyers and Bondsmen that service Concord|
Criminal attorney Joseph Tully, legal author and expert for national media outlets, leads an aggressive team of investigators, lawyers, and paralegals with a great record of positive outcomes. If you are charged with a crime in the San Francisco Bay Area or elsewhere, our complete focus will be on keeping you out of jail and minimizing the effect of criminal charges on your career, family, and future.
The Law Offices of Scott Bonagofsky are one of the top employment law firms in California. With over 17 years of successful litigation experience, attorney Scott Bonagofsky has been recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer in plaintiff-side employment law since 2009.
|Marijuana Products And Services
Dispensaries, Delivery Services, Cannabis Clubs,Clinics, Doctors, 420 Evaluations in the city.
- 12 month Letter of Grower`s Recommendation from a licensed physician.
- 24/7 Online verification of your legal status.
- Medical Marijuana ID CARD.
- Grower's Authorization to cultivate up to 99 plants / possess 8 oz. or more of MMJ.
|City Cannabis News|
Inland Southern California cities are scrambling to pass new rules governing medical marijuana to beat a March 1 deadline, after that, they might lose control to the state.
It turns out they may not have had to rush. A bill to remove the deadline has already begun moving through state Assembly committees.
The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates, who are pushing for cannabis as a treatment for the abuse of opioids and illegal narcotics like heroin, as well as an alternative to painkillers.
|Police - Cannabis Files|
A township man faces a hearing this week in connection with an alleged indoor marijuana growing operation at his home in 2014. State police last week charged 30-year-old Aaron J. Banks with felony and misdemeanor drug possession charges.