Damariscotta Hears Feedback on Draft Marijuana Rules

Damariscotta Town Manager Matt Lutkus uses a map to point out the town's zoning districts during a community conversation about marijuana ordinances Wednesday, Jan. 2. (Jessica Picard photo)

Damariscotta Town Manager Matt Lutkus uses a map to point out the town’s zoning districts during a community conversation about marijuana ordinances Wednesday, Jan. 2. (Jessica Picard photo)

Around 25 Damariscotta residents, business owners, and others attended a community conversation with the Damariscotta Board of Selectmen to discuss drafts of two marijuana ordinances Wednesday, Jan. 2.

Damariscotta voters decided to “opt in” and allow medical and recreational or “adult use” marijuana businesses to open in the town Nov. 6.

The town now needs to approve a marijuana licensing ordinance and amendments to its land use ordinance for marijuana establishments.

Damariscotta Town Manager Matt Lutkus, with attorney Amanda Meader and interim Town Planner Bob Faunce, drafted ordinances in order to

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