Final Report to DCC – Cannabis Bans, Local Control, the Effects & Efficacy Of Prop 64
Berkeley Cannabis Research Center
Getz, C., Petersen-Rockney, M., Polson, M
Although adult-use cannabis was legalized by state voters in 2016, more than two-thirds of localities have opted to ban its cultivation.

Read our final report for the project funded by the California Department of Cannabis Control entitled Cannabis Bans, Local Control, and the Effects and Efficacy of Proposition 64 (Grant No. 65021). The report narrates the history of local control and cannabis cultivation bans, an overview of project methodology, four case study analyses, cross-county findings, and policy recommendations.