Look Ahead, Pittsfield: Recreational marijuana makes landfall in Pittsfield

Our city in the woods will get a glimmer this week of what the green wave will look like.

The city’s first recreational cannabis sales will commence 11 a.m. Tuesday at Temescal Wellness, 10 Callahan Drive. Anticipating a line, the company will provide outdoor tents and portable bathrooms.

While the city’s first is a novelty unto itself, legal marijuana’s true impact on Pittsfield will take longer to see.

Some city boosters have argued the burgeoning industry could be a windfall for Pittsfield, a city hot on the trail for new tax growth. With seven retail cannabis outlets in the pipeline,

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