Sudbury: Town officials consider recreational marijuana restrictions

SUDBURY – Town officials have begun drafting proposals to place before voters at Town Meeting next May that would regulate – or possibly prohibit – the operation of recreational marijuana shops in Sudbury.

The Planning Board is aiming to decide on a way forward by early 2018, allowing time to place an article on the Town Meeting warrant. A moratorium on recreational dispensaries enacted earlier this year will expire at the end of June 2018.

Police Chief Scott Nix would prefer banning recreational pot stores here, citing among more at