ARMA Mixer TONIGHT (9/24) & Permitting Roundtable FRIDAY (9/26)

Alliance for Responsible Medicinal Access (ARMA) has two great events coming up this week! We hope to see you tonight at San Diego Cellars in Little Italy for our fun networking mixer, and on Friday at Giovanni’s in Clairemont Mesa for our Permitting Roundtable with Marcela Escobar-Eck. For more information about each of these upcoming events, please see below.

48e50cb6-924b-447c-a153-c27afad5f887Join ARMA TONIGHT, Wednesday, September 24th, from 5:00-8:00PM for a fun evening of wine tasting and socializing at San Diego Cellars in Little Italy (2215 Kettner Blvd. San Diego, CA 92101).

In addition to a great night of networking, we will be discussing the latest developments in the City of San Diego’s permitting process as well as medical cannabis developments from across the state and nation.

Meet, mingle and network with ARMA board members, staff, and stakeholders. San Diego Cellars offers premium wines, local craft beers and delicious snacks. For more information about SD Cellars, please see


c327f91a-8661-40b0-af6f-3e1fbcb35ef0By now, most applicants going through the MMCC (medical marijuana consumer cooperative) permitting process in the city of San Diego have presented their projects to their community planning groups and have submitted their responses to the city’s concerns. What’s next? 

Worried about whether you’re ready to go in front of your hearing officer, or how to address concerns from the senior planners? Wondering about the appellate process and planning commission appeals?Premier land-use expert and the former head of the city of San Diego’s DSD (Development Services Department), Marcela Escobar-Eck, will talk about these things and more while discussing the next steps in the city’s complicated permitting process. She will also answer any questions you may have. ARMA members participate for free; non-members may join in the discussion for $99 per person.

Join ARMA and Ms. Escobar-Eck this Friday, September 26 from 3:30-5:30PM at Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant located at 9353 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92123. Reserve your seat today by clicking on the button below.