Contact your Mayor, Village Trustees, Aldermen, and ask them to support an ordinance to prohibit a marijuana dispensary and marijuana businesses. Sample ordinance
As well as local law enforcement, doctors, counselors, fire chief and emergency personnel, teachers, school administrators, activists, and others in the community and ask them to speak at a public hearing in support of a ban on marijuana sales. Please reference our Talking Points: Reasons to Oppose Marijuana Businesses in your Community
Attend and speak at Municipal and County Board meetings
Write a Letter to the Editor. Sample editorial
Listed below are resources which may assist you in preparing remarks and talking points at hearings on medical marijuana, in Letters to the Editor, or when speaking before City Council Meetings. To view the documents, click the links below.
Government of Canada – Cannabis Health Warning Messages Marijuana (also known as Cannabis) is legal in Canada. Marijuana products must be clearly labeled with health warnings.
Marijuana isn’t necessarily safe to treat what ails us – article by David Murray, Houston Chronicle, July 26, 2014.
Corrupting citizens for fun and profit – article by Michael Gerson, Washington Post, July 14, 2014
Long Term Effects of Marijuana – Impact on Brain