Proposed marijuana dispensary near Lake Havasu State Park needs zoning change – Today's News-Herald
A local company is hoping to open up a new marijuana dispensary in Lake Havasu City, but it needs the city to sign off on a zoning change in order to allow the operation at its desired location – on London Bridge Road across from Lake Havasu State Park’s overflow lot.
The Lake Havasu City Planning and Zoning Commission will get the process started on Wednesday with a public hearing to consider a request to rezone 200 London Bridge Road – located on the northeast corner of the intersection of London Bridge Road and Paseo Del Sol Avenue. According to the Mohave County Assessor’s real property parcel search, 200 London Bridge Road is owned by Jack Dunn MD PLLC. Desert Land Group is the developer on the project and is assisting in the rezoning effort.
According to the development plan submitted to the city, the 68-foot by 100-foot lot would include a two-story building with a marijuana dispensary on the first floor, and a wrap-around driveway for a planned drive-through window.
The owners are requesting that the property’s current Commercial 1 zoning be changed to a Commercial 2 – Planned Development. Currently the entire east side of London Bridge road – where