Another NPA politician has stepped forward to try to put a damper on the annual 4/20 celebration of cannabis at Sunset Beach.
First-term commissioner Tricia Barker has filed a notice of motion calling on her colleagues to “direct staff to explore options available to preclude sale of cannabis and cannabis related products” at this year’s event.
It’s on the agenda for the Monday (February 11) meeting.
The motion also seeks commissioners’ support to send a letter to Mayor Kennedy Stewart and Vancouver city council. It would ask them to continue exploring the possibility of finding an alternate venue for the event, which takes place every year on April 20.
Barker is a personal trainer and former advertising producer who made beer commercials many years ago.
There’s been a great debate within the liquor industry over whether cannabis legalization