Notice of Public Hearing

Town of Smithers has been invited by the Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch (LCRB) to provide comments regarding a non-medical cannabis retail store license application submitted by Rural Leaf.


The applicant is proposing to open a 1225 ft2 recreational cannabis retail business at 1126 Main Street (the building that housed the former Rudolph Pure Sausage business) and the requested hours of operation are from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven days a week.


Anyone who believes they will be effected by the proposal is invited to attend a public hearing on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 beginning at 6:30 p.m. to present verbal or written submissions to Council for consideration. The public hearing will be held in the Council Chambers of the Town Hall, 1027 Aldous Street, Smithers, BC.

Written submissions for consideration at the public hearing must be received at the Town Office by 1:00pm on May 27th, 2019.

The complete application and relevant background information can be viewed at the Town Office, 1027 Aldous Street, Monday through Friday (except holidays), 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Background Information:

For further information please contact the Development Services Department at (250) 847-1600