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Pierce County Superior Court before Judge Ronald Culpepper ruled Friday that nothing in Initiative 502 overrides local governments’ preexisting authority to regulate local businesses, including marijuana businesses, through zoning or otherwise. The ruling could set a precedent for all cities in Washington state.
After careful thought and consideration, Deputy Mayor Glenn Rogers has decided to retire from the Kenmore City Council. Earlier this year, Rogers, on the advice of his doctor, requested a temporary medical leave of absence from the Kenmore City Council. The City Council approved the leave of absence, and, after a selection process, appointed Stacey Denuski to serve in Rogers’ council seat.