New York: Attend An Upcoming Marijuana Regulation Listening Session

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New York State is taking a strong look at cannabis legalization. A series of listening sessions have been scheduled across the state. If you live in New York State, I strongly urge you to show up and be heard. Below is more information about the sessions, via New York State’s website:

Listening sessions will begin in early September and be completed by mid-October. All sessions will be from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Doors will open at 5:30 PM. The sessions will consist of facilitated discussion, will be open to the public, and to accommodate all those planning to attend, pre-registration will be encouraged.

Details on venue location for each session will be available soon.

  • Manhattan – Thursday, September 20, 2018  – Borough of Manhattan Community College Tribeca Performance Arts Center – 199 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007 – Theater 2 – Register
  • Queens – Monday, September 24, 2018 – Jamaica Performing Arts Center – 153-10 Jamaica Avenue, Jamaica, NY 11432 – Main Auditorium/Theater – Register
  • Brooklyn – Tuesday, September 25, 2018 – Long Island University Brooklyn Campus – One University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201 – Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts – Register
  • Staten Island – Wednesday, September 26 – College of Staten Island, 2800 Victory Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10314 – The Williamson Theatre – Register
  • Nassau-Long Island – Thursday, September 27, 2018  – Hofstra University – 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY 11549 – Student Amphitheater, Student Center – Register
  • Newburgh – Monday, October 1, 2018 – SUNY Orange Newburgh Campus – One Washington Center, Newburgh, NY, 12550 – Kaplan Hall Center, Great Room 101 – Register
  • Binghamton – Tuesday, October 2, 2018 – Binghamton University – 85 Murray Hill Road, Vestal, NY, 13850 – Conference Room COE-1105 – Register
  • Buffalo – Wednesday, October 3, 2018 – Holiday Inn Buffalo International Airport – 4600 Genesee Street, Cheektowga, NY 14225 – Liberty Ballroom – Register
  • Rochester – Thursday, October 4, 2018 – 123 East Main Street, Rochester, NY 14604 – Highland Ballroom – Register
  • Syracuse – Tuesday, October 9, 2018 – DoubleTree by Hilton Syracuse – 6301 State Route 298, East Syracuse, NY 13057 – Register
  • Utica – Wednesday, October 10, 2018 –  Holiday Inn Utica – 1777 Burrstone Road, New Hartford, NY 13413 – Grand Ballroom – Register
  • Watertown – Thursday, October 11, 2018 –  Venue TBD – Register
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