Marlborough committee expected to rethink marijuana moratorium

10/23/17–Marlborough city officials are rethinking a proposed moratorium on recreational marijuana shops and retailers. Councilors Peter Juaire and Kathleen Robey suggested the temporary ban this spring after speaking with a number of residents concerned about recreational marijuana shops being located near their neighborhoods. The Legislative and Legal Affairs Committee signed off on the ban – which would expire June 30, 2018, but the full City Council has not voted on the matter. Read