Sartell Latest Community Considering THC Moratorium
SARTELL -- Sartell is the latest central Minnesota community considering a moratorium on THC sold in the city.
During Monday's city council meeting, the council will consider approving the one-year moratorium to allow city staff time to study the impacts of the new laws.
On July 1st, Minnesotans over 21 can buy and consume food and beverages with no more than five milligrams of hemp-derived THC per serving and no more than 50 milligrams per package.
On July 5th the League of Minnesota Cities drafted a letter stating cities may want to consider regulating sellers of certain edibles and beverages infused with the cannabis ingredient THC.
Earlier this month, St. Joseph approved their moratorium on THC sales.
St. Cloud is working on drafting an ordinance to be approved by the council as soon as next month.
Waite Park officials tabled their discussion and will resume conversations at their next meeting.