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Newark City Council on Thursday gave the green light to recreational cannabis within the state’s largest city — and the focus is on making sure local residents reap the rewards of the new industry.
The pair of ordinances regulate where each business can set up within the city’s borders and create rules for operating. Dozens of licenses can be given for businesses like manufacturing and delivery, but only two retailers will be allowed to have consumption areas indoors.
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