More than 100 NJ towns are OK with some form of legal weed

Bergen, Burlington, Camden and Monmouth counties appear to direct the pack when it will come to communities providing a environmentally friendly light for authorized weed firms — possibly healthcare or leisure gross sales or cultivation of cannabis—under up-to-date point out rules.

At minimum 14 communities in Bergen and virtually a dozen in Burlington have opted to enable some sort of controlled hashish business enterprise, when 8 communities every in Camden and Monmouth counties have opted in.

In Milltown, voters have the ultimate say even though casting ballots in November.

Milltown Borough Council adopted an ordinance back in July that prohibits all marijuana businesses, such as professional medical cannabis facilities, but also set a concern on the ballot asking irrespective of whether accredited stores must be authorized to have outlets inside of two parts at the middle of the neighborhood.

Municipalities experienced until late summer to go new bans on authorized cannabis operations.

The ​​Council was web hosting an open discussion board Thursday, on the non-binding cannabis referendum issue currently being posed to voters on Nov. 2.

As of early October, there were being 23 health care marijuana dispensaries, or Option Cure Centers open across the condition, with more in the queue as the New Jersey Hashish Regulatory Commission could award licenses to new clinical marijuana cultivation centers at its assembly on Friday.

Municipalities experienced until late summer to move new bans on authorized cannabis functions in town, and a bulk did — about 63% reported they would pass “for now.”

Recently adopted policies create the state’s leisure cannabis sector. When certified dispensaries are opened, grownups over 21 many years aged will be equipped to order and possess up to an ounce of cannabis, under the state’s Cannabis Regulatory, Enforcement Guidance, and Market Modernization Act.

An unofficial depend by the New Jersey State League of Municipalities from August discovered that 360 communities experienced opted out and 90 had opted in, just just before the deadline for ordinances blocking cannabis companies. It didn’t however have details on 115 some others, at that position.

The pursuing checklist by county consists of individuals that had opted into some type of certified cannabis operations, either for professional medical or leisure use, based mostly on the prior league survey and recent dispensary and cultivation web pages.

Atlantic County

Atlantic Town (present healthcare cannabis dispensary)
Egg Harbor Township (current health-related cannabis dispensary)
Absecon
Galloway
Pleasantville

Bergen County

Paramus (present medical marijuana dispensary)
Rochelle Park (existing clinical cannabis dispensary)
Cliffside Park
Elmwood Park
Fair Garden
Fort Lee
Garfield
Hackensack
Lodi
Maywood
Moonachie
North Arlington
Rutherford
Saddle Brook
Teaneck
Wood-Ridge

Burlington County

Bordentown City (current medical cannabis dispensary)
Edgewater Park (present medical cannabis dispensary)
Bass River
Burlington Town
Cinnaminson
Delran
Eastampton
Evesham
Lumberton
Mount Holly
Riverside
Shamong

(Picture by Jeff W @fortheloveofsmoke on Unsplash)

Camden County

Bellmawr (present health care cannabis dispensary)
Williamstown (present healthcare marijuana dispensary)
Barrington
Collingswood
Gibbsboro
Oaklyn
Pennsauken
Somerdale
Voorhees
Waterford

Cape May perhaps County

Woodbine

Cumberland County

Bridgeton
Millville
Vineland (existing health-related cannabis dispensary)

Apothacarium dispensary in Maplewood (courtesy Apothacarium Maplewood)

Essex County

Bloomfield (existing professional medical cannabis dispensary)
Maplewood (current healthcare cannabis dispensary)
Montclair (existing healthcare marijuana dispensary)
Belleville
Irvington
West Orange

Gloucester County

Deptford (present healthcare cannabis dispensary)
Elk
Franklin
Greenwich
Woodbury
Woolwich

Hudson County

Secaucus (present health-related cannabis dispensary)
Bayonne
East Newark
Jersey Town

Hunterdon County

Readington (current cannabis cultivation for medicinal use)
Flemington
Lambertville

Mercer County

Ewing
Hamilton
Lawrence (existing health care marijuana dispensary)

Middlesex County

Cranbury (existing professional medical marijuana dispensary)
Woodbridge (existing medical cannabis dispensary)
Highland Park
New Brunswick
North Brunswick
South River

Zen Leaf dispensary in Elizabeth (Google Maps)

Monmouth County

Eatontown (present health care cannabis dispensary)
Neptune (existing clinical marijuana dispensary)
Aberdeen
Freehold Borough
Matawan
Neptune City
Ocean Township
Crimson Lender

Morris County

Boonton
Butler
Rockaway Borough
Rockaway Township

Passaic County

Paterson (existing clinical cannabis dispensary)
Haledon
Passaic
West Milford

Salem County

Reduce Alloways Creek

Somerset County

Franklin
North Plainfield
Somerville
South Sure Brook

Sussex County

Andover Township
Lafayette (present hashish cultivation for medicinal use)

Union County

Elizabeth (current medical cannabis dispensary)
Union (existing professional medical cannabis dispensary)
Plainfield
Rahway

(The Apothecarium Dispensary Phillipsburg)

Warren County

Phillipsburg (current healthcare marijuana dispensary)
Frelinghuysen
Hackettstown

With earlier reporting by Michael Symons

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