Bellingham selectmen favor marijuana grow facility

6/26/17–The Board of Selectmen voted to issue a letter of non-opposition to Evergreen Farms, a possible medical marijuana grow facility in town. The board heard a presentation in favor of a dispensary, but selectmen suggested a grow facility as a more agreeable alternative. Representatives from Evergreen Farms said they would be amenable to such a change. After receiving the letter, they would then have to apply to the state for approval, and then return to the town to negotiate a host-community agreement. Read