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Old Colony Economic Development District
Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Committee Meeting

Meeting Minutes
Date: January 9, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Old Colony Planning Council, 70 School Street, Brockton, MA 02301

AttendeesAffiliation
Mary Waldron, ChairBridgewater State University.
Pamela McCarthyTown of Stoughton
Shane O’BrienCity of Brockton
Michael GalleraniBrockton 21st Century Corp.
Jason HunterBAWIB
John MurrayCareerWorks
Robert Moran, Jr.National Grid
Rob MayCity of Brockton
Curtis DiinioTown of Hull
Noreen O’TooleTown of Stoughton
Stephanie PattonTown of Stoughton
Tabitha HarkinTown of Norton
Imai AiuTown of Weston
Richard DeCoxisBusiness owner, Brockton
Jody LehrerJody Lehrer LLC
Eric ArbeeneOCPC
Pasquale CiaramellaOCPC
Bruce HughesOCPC
Jimmy PereiraOCPC
James R. WatsonOCPC

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.

Respectfully submitted,
Bruce Hughes
Old Colony Planning Council

Past CEDS Meetings

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For prior agendas and minutes of CEDS committee meetings, contact Economic Development/ Community Planner Bruce Hughes by email or at 508-583-1833 extension 203.