Tag Archives: Tax Distribution

Pot taxes puff up PPS coffers

The unbudgeted marijuana windfall is not expected to be the ‘gold mine’ many were hoping to fix school revenue, but it’s more immediate cash than voters approved. Portland Public Schools will experience a windfall this year from marijuana taxes that will continue in perpetuity — and officials will have to decide how best to spend […]
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Marijuana having big impact on county business

Jackson County doesn’t manage water delivery or usage in rural areas where medical and recreational marijuana is grown. But the county gets an ear full about it. After touching on the implications and challenges of unfolding marijuana legality during Monday’s Chamber Forum, County Administrator Danny Jordan was queried about the stress the cannabis industry is putting […]
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