Old Colony Economic Development District
Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Committee Meeting
Date: January 9, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Old Colony Planning Council, 70 School Street, Brockton, MA 02301
|Mary Waldron, Chair||Bridgewater State University.|
|Pamela McCarthy||Town of Stoughton|
|Shane O’Brien||City of Brockton|
|Michael Gallerani||Brockton 21st Century Corp.|
|Robert Moran, Jr.||National Grid|
|Rob May||City of Brockton|
|Curtis Diinio||Town of Hull|
|Noreen O’Toole||Town of Stoughton|
|Stephanie Patton||Town of Stoughton|
|Tabitha Harkin||Town of Norton|
|Imai Aiu||Town of Weston|
|Richard DeCoxis||Business owner, Brockton|
|Jody Lehrer||Jody Lehrer LLC|
|James R. Watson||OCPC|
Call to Order/Introductions: Chairman Mary Waldron called the meeting to order at 12:00 PM. Members were asked to introduce themselves.
Minutes of the November 7, 2016 Meeting: Jason Hunter moved to accept the minutes of the November 7, 2016 meeting as written, seconded by Rob May. So voted.
MassDevelopment Bond Review: There was none.
Guest Speaker:Delving Into the Implications Of The Passing Of State Ballot Question 4: As of December 15, 2016 the recreational use of marijuana and the ability to grow your own at home will be legal and in just over a year from that the state is supposed to have regulations in place for the sale of recreational marijuana. Ms. Jody H. Lehrer, JD, MPA, a Medical and Recreational Cannibas Consultant discussed this topic and gave insights on how our communities might deal with this issue.
Old Business: There was none.
Other Business: There was none.
List of Upcoming Events: Included in the meeting packet was a list of upcoming events for January 2017.
Adjournment: There being no further business the meeting was adjourned at 1:00 P.M.
Old Colony Planning Council