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The California War On Gas Stations

The California War On Gas Stations

 By Kerry Jackson Just a few months back, Petaluma in Sonoma County outlawed the construction of new gas stations, the first city in the nation to do so. Anyone who thought such an extreme measure would end there was being naive. Rather than a one-off event, the Petaluma City Council’s unanimous vote to change the zoning code […]

California city is first in U.S. to ban new gas stations

California city is first in U.S. to ban new gas stations

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Petaluma, California, in Sonoma County, located 37 miles north of San Francisco, is the first city in the U.S. to ban the construction of a new gas station. Petaluma’s city council initially implemented a two-year moratorium in early 2019, but it recently unanimously voted to extend […]