The bill leaves room for individual municipalities to determine their own policies when it comes to allowing retail sales of marijuana within their jurisdictions, but they would not be allowed to prevent delivery services from operating within their borders.
Gone are the scantily-clad cheerleaders, "He Hate Me" and shirtless comedians. "I don’t think it will be driven by a pro wrestling personality or trying to be ‘off the edge’ as it was the first time," says one observer.
“Our vacancy rate is an overall 5% throughout the town,” says Director of Economic Development Thomas Madden. “And we’re not a big-box place – we have a lot of Mom and Pop stores. That speaks volumes about the healthy market we have.”
“We have a developer ready to put a shovel in the ground at our metro train station,” says First Selectwoman Brenda Kupchick. “But we need a business willing to make the first step to add to the vision for this area.