All Cannabis Cultivation 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 "Light Industrial."
Interested parties may review an orientation video and packet to help you understand the process and required approvals, here:
For more information regarding zoning and/or the development and permitting process of a Cannabis Cultivation Facility, you may contact the Planning Department.
Community Development Director
City of Desert Hot Springs
You may also review the following Ordinances relating to Cannabis Facilities: