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Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries)

City of Desert Hot Springs Development/ Permitting Process for Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries)


All Cannabis Sales Facilities(Dispensaries) require a Conditional Use Permit and all of the required public hearings, permits, and approvals. The City of Desert Hot Springs permits the operation of Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries) only in the zoning Districts designated “Commercial.” The City is currently not accepting any new applications for Cannabis Sales Facilities (Dispensaries). The only applications which may proceed at this time are the pending applications that are currently in process and shown on the list below.

For more information regarding zoning and/or the development and permitting process of a Cannabis Sales Facility you may contact the Planning Department at (760)329-6411 or at the contact below;

Daniel Porras
Community Development Director
City of Desert Hot Springs
65950 Pierson Boulevard
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 329-6411
dporras@cityofdhs.org

For more information, below are links to the various Ordinances relating to Cannabis Sales Facilities;


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