Community Development holds workshop to discuss proposed marijuana, hemp and industrial code amendments

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

The Benton County Community Development Department will be holding a public workshop to present draft Code Amendments and answer questions. The revisions make changes to some farm uses, specifically marijuana and hemp, in the non-resource zoning districts, and also make changes to industrial uses in some industrial zoning districts. 

The public workshop will begin at 5:30 p.m. on October 9, 2019 at the Benton County Sunset Building, in the large meeting room. Refreshments will be served starting at 5:00 p.m.

To view the draft code amendments visit

Please register for the event at

For more information please contact Associate Planner Inga Williams at 541-766-6027 or