Municipalities will play a significant role in governing the use and sale of recreational cannabis.

Lac La Biche County is looking for feedback to help develop new bylaws and policies that govern the legalization of recreational cannabis. The Cannabis Act has significant implications for local land use regulations, along with the public consumption and personal cultivation of cannabis.

Please take the time to complete this survey to have your say in how these new regulations are developed. The survey will remain open until August 2, 2018.

Lac La Biche County has the ability to determine what locations are the best fit for cannabis retail stores. In your view, what kinds of locations are appropriate? Check all that apply.

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* 1. Lac La Biche County has the ability to determine what locations are the best fit for cannabis retail stores. In your view, what kinds of locations are appropriate? Check all that apply.

What would be an acceptable minimum setback between cannabis retail stores and public facilities, including provincial health care facilities, recreation centres, arenas, and schools?

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* 2. What would be an acceptable minimum setback between cannabis retail stores and public facilities, including provincial health care facilities, recreation centres, arenas, and schools?

If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please specify what you believe would be the acceptable minimum setback between cannabis retail stores and public facilities.

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* 3. If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please specify what you believe would be the acceptable minimum setback between cannabis retail stores and public facilities.

What is an acceptable minimum setback distance between cannabis retail stores and outdoor public spaces, including parks, playgrounds, walking trails and natural areas?

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* 4. What is an acceptable minimum setback distance between cannabis retail stores and outdoor public spaces, including parks, playgrounds, walking trails and natural areas?

If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please specify what you believe would be the acceptable minimum setback between cannabis retail stores and outdoor public spaces.

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* 5. If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please specify what you believe would be the acceptable minimum setback between cannabis retail stores and outdoor public spaces.

In your opinion, how far apart should cannabis retail stores be separated from one another?

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* 6. In your opinion, how far apart should cannabis retail stores be separated from one another?

If you answered 'other in the previous question, please specify how far apart you believe cannabis retail stores should be separated from one another.

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* 7. If you answered 'other in the previous question, please specify how far apart you believe cannabis retail stores should be separated from one another.

In Alberta, liquor stores are allowed to operate between 10 am and 2 am, seven days a week. Should cannabis retail stores operating in Lac La Biche County have:

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* 8. In Alberta, liquor stores are allowed to operate between 10 am and 2 am, seven days a week. Should cannabis retail stores operating in Lac La Biche County have:

If you believe operating hours should be shorter than liquor stores, what should the operating hours be? Please specify.

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* 9. If you believe operating hours should be shorter than liquor stores, what should the operating hours be? Please specify.

The rules regarding consumption of recreational cannabis (not including edibles) in public places should be:

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* 10. The rules regarding consumption of recreational cannabis (not including edibles) in public places should be:

If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please briefly outline what you believe the rules regarding consumption of recreational cannabis in public places should be.

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* 11. If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please briefly outline what you believe the rules regarding consumption of recreational cannabis in public places should be.

How should Lac La Biche County approach cannabis use at outdoor events (concerts, festivals, parades etc.)? Choose one or more options.

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* 12. How should Lac La Biche County approach cannabis use at outdoor events (concerts, festivals, parades etc.)? Choose one or more options.

The Community Standards Bylaw provides regulations governing the safety, health and welfare of residents on both public and private property. How should the County address potential concerns from the public in residential areas where the smoking/vaping of cannabis could be in close proximity to children or interfere with the lawful enjoyment of another person’s property?

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* 13. The Community Standards Bylaw provides regulations governing the safety, health and welfare of residents on both public and private property. How should the County address potential concerns from the public in residential areas where the smoking/vaping of cannabis could be in close proximity to children or interfere with the lawful enjoyment of another person’s property?

Which aspects of recreational cannabis legalization needs more community engagement prior to Council deciding on the most appropriate level of regulation for Lac La Biche County? Check all that apply.

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* 14. Which aspects of recreational cannabis legalization needs more community engagement prior to Council deciding on the most appropriate level of regulation for Lac La Biche County? Check all that apply.

If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please specify what aspects of cannabis legalization need more community engagement (i.e. through open houses, surveys, or other means of receiving public feedback).

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* 15. If you answered 'other' in the previous question, please specify what aspects of cannabis legalization need more community engagement (i.e. through open houses, surveys, or other means of receiving public feedback).

Which of the following best describes you?

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* 16. Which of the following best describes you?

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