marijuana dispensaries

BOS to approve Host Agreement with Medical Marijuana dispensary; terms include financial incentives and safety measures

April 5, 2016 11:18:52 AM

Tonight’s, the Board of Selectmen will likely approve a Host Community Agreement for the Medical Marijuana dispensary coming to 255 Turnpike Drive.

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SWL: CommCan’s landlord receives apparent 3-year zoning freeze

April 1, 2016 04:20:00 PM
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The planned site for a medical marijuana dispensary may be temporarily immune to zoning use changes.

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary landlord seeking to freeze “zoning use” this week

March 30, 2016 11:06:37 AM

Monday night, abutters seeking to block a Medical Marijuana dispensary were dealt another blow. This one may knock all the teeth out of potential bylaw changes in Warrant Articles headed for Town Meeting.

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Medical Marijuana Dispensary approved by ZBA 4-1 (Updated)

March 25, 2016 12:34:26 PM

Last night, the Zoning Board of Appeals approved 4-1 CommCan’s permit to open a Medical Marijuana dispensary at 250 Turnpike Road. Town Counsel defended the board as being required to act last night rather than push the decision to after Town Meeting.

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ZBA rushing Marijuana Dispensary decision prior to Town Meeting? 6:30 pm hearing tonight (Final update)

March 24, 2016 12:29:47 PM
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Last night, the ZBA held a hearing on a proposed Medical Marijuana dispensary. After 3 1/2 hours of presentations, public comments and board discussion, the hearing was continued for a likely vote tonight.

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BOS to appoint “negotiation team” for Marijuana dispensary on Friday; Citizen’s Article hearings 3/28

March 9, 2016 01:47:51 PM

Updates related to the proposed Medical Marijuana dispensary and related citizen’s petitions to change Town bylaws.

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Citizens petition bringing 3 Medical marijuana bylaws to Town Meeting

March 1, 2016 04:28:36 PM
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Last night, residents brought forward citizens petitions on Medical Marijuana bylaws.

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BOS approves “non-opposition” to Medical Marijuana Dispensary but urges seeking new site

February 3, 2016 12:32:28 PM

Selectmen agreed that the spot wasn’t the best choice. Still, they voted to provide a letter of non-opposition to the dispensary.

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Stir over Medical Marijuana dispensary

January 29, 2016 02:18:30 PM
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Yesterday, I informed readers that selectmen will be addressing a potential Medical Marijuana dispensary in Town at their Tuesday meeting.

The news not only stirred up controversy in the comments, it spurned an online petition.

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Medical Marijuana dispensary pursuing Southborough location (Updated)

January 28, 2016 01:15:00 PM
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An applicant is taking steps to site a Medical Marijuana dispensary in Southborough.

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Town Meeting: Barn Hollow Open Space accepted; more controversial items up for vote tonight

April 17, 2014 11:27:34 AM
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Town Meeting had an estimated over 400 in attendance last night. (No official count yet.) Voters easily approved most articles addressed, including a controversial open space acceptance.

13 Articles still need to be addressed at the continued meeting, beginning 7:30 pm tonight at the Trottier Middle School auditorium.

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Vote for what you care about or someone else will

April 3, 2014 04:30:10 PM

Recent conversations have made me realize that some residents don’t understand the power a single voter has at town meeting. Last year, each person who showed up represented 38 registered voters. That 2.6% decide whether to approve a budget or reduce it. So if there’s a budget you care about be there to support it.

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BOS news: Article positions, finalizing Gulbankians solution, and no video of candidate “sabotage”

March 26, 2014 04:50:40 PM

To be honest, I haven’t managed to watch last night’s full Board of Selectmen meeting yet. But I did pick up a tidbit and Southborough Wicked Local filled me in on other highlights.

The website also reported an update on the alleged attempted sabotage of a candidate’s bid for a seat on the board.

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BOH news: Support marijuana zoning, considering smoking reg changes, and Chair running for BOS

March 5, 2014 11:30:40 AM

Board of Health Chair, Louis Fazen, III, has filed papers for the 2 year Board of Selectmen seat. And The Metrowest Daily News covered this week’s BOH meeting.

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