Voters will now decide whether Sitka adopts a new cannabis tax. On Tuesday (6-29-22), the Sitka Assembly voted to put a consumer’s sales tax on marijuana on the municipal election ballot this fall.
A tax on cannabis products could come before Sitka voters this fall. Sitka’s assembly voted Tuesday (5-10) on first reading to put the question on the municipal ballot. If passed, the new tax revenue would go toward the student activities fund.