Planners OK cannabis shop in SF's Sunset over loud objections – SFGate

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan in 2011 at her inauguration at Fox Theater, with her husband Floyd Huen. The couple are part owners of a medical cannabis dispensary in San Francisco's Outer Sunset. Photo: Matier And Ross, Liz Hafalia, San Francisco Chronicle Oakland Mayor Jean Quan in 2011 at her inauguration at Fox Theater, with her husband Floyd Huen. The couple are part owners of a medical cannabis dispensary in San Francisco's Outer Sunset.

Photo: Matier And Ross, Liz Hafalia, San Francisco Chronicle

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Oakland Mayor Jean Quan in 2011 at her inauguration at Fox Theater, with her husband Floyd Huen. The couple are part owners of a medical cannabis dispensary in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset.

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan in 2011 at her inauguration at Fox Theater, with her husband Floyd Huen. The couple are part owners of a medical cannabis dispensary in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset.

Photo: Matier And Ross, Liz Hafalia, San Francisco Chronicle

Planners OK cannabis shop in SF’s Sunset over loud objections

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Hundreds of mostly older Chinese residents turned out Thursday night at City Hall to oppose a medical cannabis dispensary proposed for the Sunset District, but their testimony was not enough to sway planning commissioners, who voted 5-1 to approve the pot shop.

The vote, which followed five hours of public comment, paves the way for the Apothecarium to open a dispensary at 2505 Noriega St. It will be the first in the Sunset.

“Last night’s decision

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