MJ (Marijuana) is the focus of 3 public hearings this week

Two public hearings are on the Land Use Committee Docket for Tuesday, June 5th – one is to permit Garden Remedies to expand it’s business from selling medical marijuana to retail sales of marijuana and the other is to permit a property on Elliott Street in Newton Upper Falls to sell medical marijuana.

The third public hearing will be held by the Programs and Services Committee on a Citizen’s Petition requesting the City Council to place a question on the November 6th ballot to prohibit sales of recreational marijuana in the City of Newton exempting any previously licensed or approved (prior to July 1, 2017) facilities.