Recreational marijuana dispensary faces opposition in Linden


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LINDEN – No vote has been taken, but Mayor Derek Armstead has no interest in a marijuana dispensary in the city, unless it’s strictly for medical use to reduce suffering of the ill.

“Recreational (marijuana dispensary) use we are not interested in,” said Armstead, noting that the city’s Wood Avenue business district has three schools nearby.

This week, the Old Bridge Township Council introduced an ordinance indicating there is no area where the sale or distribution of medicinal or recreational marijuana can be safely established.

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