The Recorder – City preparing for recreational marijuana sales

GREENFIELD — With recreational marijuana sales expected to be allowed in the state, the city is now tasked with modifying its own marijuana regulations.

The Greenfield Planning Board this week began the process of replacing the city’s medical marijuana zoning ordinance with an ordinance that encompasses all registered marijuana establishments. The proposed amendment process comes as the state is on the verge of allowing recreational marijuana sales and Greenfield, since it has regulated medical marijuana sales, would allow for recreational sales, as well.

According to Director of Planning and Development Eric Twarog, the intent is to replace the existing medical marijuana ordinance more at