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Marijuana Listening Tour Heads Back to Western PA

More counties are added to the tour list; if you can't attend in person here's how you can still offer your opinion on line.


Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman's office has announced the dates for seven more stops on his statewide marijuana legalization listening tour. Five are in western Pennsylvania:

Butler County

Thursday, March 21

6 to 7:30 p.m.

Slippery Rock University, McKay Education Building Auditorium

1 Morrow Way, Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Armstrong County

Thursday, March 28

6-7:30 p.m.

Belmont Complex � Banquet Room

415 Butler Road, Kittanning, PA 16201

Mercer County

Saturday, March 30

11a.m. � 12:30 p.m.

Penn State Shenango, Sharon Hall Auditorium

147 Shenango Avenue, Sharon, PA 16146

Beaver County

Sunday, March 31

2-3:30 p.m.

Penn State Beaver, Auditorium

100 University Avenue, Monaca, PA 15061

Lawrence County

Wednesday, April 3

6-7:30 p.m.

George Washington Intermediate School Auditorium

101 E. Euclid Avenue, New Castle, PA 16105

Governor Tom Wolf has charged Fetterman with gathering input from Pennsylvanians about the possibility of legalizing recreational marijuana. The Lieutenant Governor has promised to visit every county in the state during the tour. Additional tour dates will be posted on the tour website.

If you can't attend but have something to say about legalizing recreational marijuana, you can submit comments via an online submission form available on the Governor's website and the Lieutenant Governor's Official Facebook page.

Here are previous Sparkt stories if you need to get up to speed on the issue:

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