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Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 23, 2018, 7:37 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services, In downtown Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Maintain the minimum 600-foot buffer.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
No limit. The City should not regulate the number of retail businesses in the City.


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Do not study regulations regarding this aspect of potential cannabis business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Too few dispensaries., Location of dispensaries., Taxing cannabis., No Concerns., Other Concern., Safety., Too many dispensaries.


Other concern:
Limit of how much can be purchased being changed


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
No, the City should NOT tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.


8. Please provide any additional comments, questions or concerns regarding the regulation of cannabis in Mountain View:
As a resident of Mountain View I shouldn’t have to travel over 45 minutes to find a dispensary. I would rather give money back to my local community.

Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 23, 2018, 7:37 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services, In downtown Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Maintain the minimum 600-foot buffer.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
No limit. The City should not regulate the number of retail businesses in the City.


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Do not study regulations regarding this aspect of potential cannabis business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Too few dispensaries., Taxing cannabis., Other Concern., Location of dispensaries., No Concerns., Safety., Too many dispensaries.


Other concern:
Curfew limits on dispensaries- they should be allowed to operate as long as they have employees willing to staff.Also there should be no limits to quantity per individual. Also vapor should be regulated diffrently than smoke.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
No, the City should NOT tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.


8. Please provide any additional comments, questions or concerns regarding the regulation of cannabis in Mountain View:
See “other concerns” listed above.

Sherri Bainbridge inside Santa Clara County February 23, 2018, 5:31 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
In small neighborhood retail centers


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Maintain the minimum 600-foot buffer.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
Yes, there should be 1-2 businesses permitted (up to 1 for every 38,000 residents).


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Consider separating the business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Location of dispensaries., Safety.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.

Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 23, 2018, 4:45 AM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services, In downtown Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Decrease the buffer to less than 600 feet.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
No limit. The City should not regulate the number of retail businesses in the City.


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Do not study regulations regarding this aspect of potential cannabis business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Too few dispensaries., Taxing cannabis.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
No, the City should NOT tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.

Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 22, 2018, 10:33 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Nowhere. Cannabis storefront retail should not be allowed in Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Nowhere. Cannabis non-storefront retail should not be allowed in Mountain View


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Increase the buffer to be greater than 600 feet.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
Cannabis retail should not be allowed in Mountain View.


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Consider separating the business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Safety., Location of dispensaries., Other Concern.


Other concern:
People smoking cannabis in public areas produce smoke and the smell is sickening.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.


8. Please provide any additional comments, questions or concerns regarding the regulation of cannabis in Mountain View:
People smoking cannabis in public areas produce smoke and the smell is sickening.

Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 22, 2018, 3:07 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, In downtown Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Maintain the minimum 600-foot buffer.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
No limit. The City should not regulate the number of retail businesses in the City.


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Do not study regulations regarding this aspect of potential cannabis business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Too few dispensaries., Taxing cannabis., Location of dispensaries.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.

Pierre Souloumiac inside Santa Clara County February 22, 2018, 12:10 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near retail or neighborhood services, In small neighborhood retail centers, In large retail centers, In downtown Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, Near retail or neighborhood services, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Maintain the minimum 600-foot buffer.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
No limit. The City should not regulate the number of retail businesses in the City.


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Do not study regulations regarding this aspect of potential cannabis business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Other Concern., Too few dispensaries., Taxing cannabis., Location of dispensaries.


Other concern:
Regulation as to cultivation of cannabis on personal property for personal use. Regulation as to landlords capacity to forbid cultivation of cannabis by tenants for personal use on a leased property.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.


8. Please provide any additional comments, questions or concerns regarding the regulation of cannabis in Mountain View:
I am happy and excited to see that Mountain View is taking actions to regulate activities related to cannabis in a comprehensive and democratic way. I strongly believe that a well thought regulation will provide extra revenue to the city of Mountain View while enabling residents to safely exercise their freedom in their pursuit of happiness.

Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 22, 2018, 10:40 AM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
In large retail centers, In downtown Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near offices, In large retail centers, Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Decrease the buffer to less than 600 feet.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
Yes, there should be 3-4 businesses permitted (up to 1 for every 19,000 residents).


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Consider separating the business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
No Concerns.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.


8. Please provide any additional comments, questions or concerns regarding the regulation of cannabis in Mountain View:
Taxes should not be unreasonably high. Other municipalities are already considering lowering their taxes.

Name not shown inside Santa Clara County February 21, 2018, 9:59 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Nowhere. Cannabis storefront retail should not be allowed in Mountain View


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Increase the buffer to be greater than 600 feet.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
Yes, there should be 1-2 businesses permitted (up to 1 for every 38,000 residents).


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Consider separating the business locations


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Safety., Too many dispensaries., Location of dispensaries., Other Concern., Taxing cannabis., No Concerns., Too few dispensaries.


Other concern:
Too many cannabis business may drive up rents and drive out business that we want to stay in Mountain View


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.


8. Please provide any additional comments, questions or concerns regarding the regulation of cannabis in Mountain View:
1. I did not vote to legalize cannabis because I don't believe we need to foster substance abuse and more people functioning in their daily lives in an altered state. I believe traffic accidents will increase from legalization and it opens the door for kids/teenagers to have even greater access to cannabis.
2. I do not want to smell my neighbors smoking in their backyards.
3. I do not want an unregulated number of cannabis business in the City that may increase commercial/light industrial rents and drive out existing businesses. The number of businesses should be limited to a small number chosen by lottery.
4. I believe residential areas should be included in the list of sensitive land uses.
5. I believe the 600 ft. setback distance should be increase to 1,000.
6. I believe the zoning ordinance should be set-up to permit each business through discretionary action, not ministerial approval. The City should require renewal of licenses on an annual basis to ensure only good operators keep operating in the City. The City needs very clear, precise controls developed as part of the zoning ordinance.

Vernon Brechin inside Santa Clara County February 21, 2018, 1:39 PM

If storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


If non-storefront retail businesses are allowed, where should they be located in Mountain View? (Choose all that apply)
Near manufacturing, warehouse or auto-oriented services


Cities are able to adjust the buffer if desired. In your opinion, the City should:
Maintain the minimum 600-foot buffer.


Should Mountain View limit the number of initial retail businesses?
Yes, there should be 3-4 businesses permitted (up to 1 for every 19,000 residents).


5. Should cannabis retail businesses be concentrated near each other OR should consideration be given to separating their locations?
Concentrated near each other


6. What, if any concerns, do you have regarding commercial cannabis in Mountain View? Click on an item in the following concern list to place in order of priority with MOST concerned at the TOP and LEAST concerned at the BOTTOM. If you have "No Concerns," place it at the top of the list.
Location of dispensaries., Taxing cannabis., Safety., Other Concern., Too few dispensaries., Too many dispensaries., No Concerns.


Other concern:
Minimizing Mountain View administration resources in the permitting process.


7. City Council is exploring a tax on cannabis for the November 2018 Ballot. Should the City tax cannabis sold in Mountain View?
Yes, the City should tax cannabis sold in Mountain View.