The deadline for the study time period is Dec. 21, 2018.
Nearly 70 percent of Somerville voted in favor of legalizing recreational marijuana in the 2016 presidential election. Now, ahead of the state government roll out in the coming months, the City of Somerville is discussing the potential zoning.
At a Land Use Committee meeting of the whole on Feb. 27, the Board of Aldermen voted in favor of a moratorium on recreational marijuana, extending the discussion process to the latest possible date of Dec. 21, 2018.
In that time, the Office of Strategic