Last week, two items prompted questions for me about the status of non-tax revenues the Town is/isn’t receiving. Read the full article → from Update on PILOT payments & medical marijuana contingency fees (Updated)
I followed up with CommCan and the Town to try to understand – did I misunderstand something, or did I miss something that happened after the March 2016 ZBA hearing?
At this point, I’m still not fully clear on all of the details. But since candy-like “edibles” was a topic of great concern to some parents in Town, I’m updating readers on what I do know. Read the full article → from CommCan Sales on “Edibles” described as chocolate bars and gummies
An SWL article alerted me that CommCan is on track to open its Southborough dispensary this June. To that end, they will be holding a Job info night next week. Read the full article → from Medical Marijauna Dispensary: Job info night on Wed; aiming for June open
Town Meeting will vote on whether or not to ban or restrict operation of recreational marijuana businesses in Southborough. Read the full article → from Town pursuing ban of “Recreational Marijuana” – public hearing Feb 27
Last night, the Zoning Board of Appeals was scheduled to hear applications and an appeal related to three controversial projects. They took care of two. Read the full article → from ZBA: Digital Billboard disallowed; Park Central appeal postponed; Bartolini participates – but not on Park Central
Next Monday, the Planning Board will hold another hearing, and potentially approve the site plan for a medical marijuana dispensary on Route 9 in Southborough. Read the full article → from Medical Marijuana Dispensary Site Plan Review continued to next Monday
On Monday night, the Planning Board began its Site Plan Review of the CommCan’s planned Medical Marijuana dispensary. Read the full article → from SWL: Planning Board displeased with marijuana dispensary security plan
So far, only two meetings are scheduled for next week. But one is sure to get some residents’ attention. Meanwhile, another one that was likely to draw residents has been cancelled. Read the full article → from The upcoming week in government: Medical Marijuana dispensary Site Plan Review on Monday
On Monday night, selectmen had a civil but tense discussion on the Medical Marijuana Dispensary planned for 255 Turnpike Road. In the end, the draft Host Agreement with CommCan, Inc. was approved 3-1. What was left unclear is whether the board will consider rescinding the letter of non-opposition allowing the dispensary to operate. Read the full article → from Selectmen approve CommCan Host Agreement 3-1; Kolenda asks to vote on rescinding letter of non-opposition
Tonight’s, the Board of Selectmen will likely approve an updated Host Community Agreement for the Medical Marijuana dispensary coming to 255 Turnpike Drive. Read the full article → from BOS to vote on updated Host Agreement with CommCan tonight
A citizen’s petition article to expand the buffer zone for Medical Marijuana Dispensaries passed at Town Meeting tonight. An additional proposal to limit dispensary hours failed to pass muster. Read the full article → from Voters expand Marijuana zoning buffer. Moot point for dispensary opponents?