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Statewide Marijuana Listening Tour Stop Set for Allegheny County

Lt. Gov. John Fetterman will make two tour stops on Saturday, May 11


The date is set for the Pennsylvania Legalization Listening Tour stop in Allegheny County, and for the first time, there will be two stops, both on Saturday May 11.

The statewide tour is being conducted by Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman as a way of gauging public opinion on legalizing recreational marijuana in the state. Fetterman has promised to visit all 67 of the state's counties during his tour. He's visited 51 so far.

Here's the information for the Allegheny County stops, one of which will be in the City of Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood, and the other in the suburb of McKeesport:

Allegheny County/Central

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Community Empowerment Association

7120 Kelly Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15208 (Homewood)

Allegheny County/South

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Penn State Greater Allegheny

Wunderly Gymnasium

4000 University Drive

McKeesport, PA 15132

So far the Lt. Governor says feedback has been overwhelmingly in support of legalizing recreational marijuana. If you won't be able to make a listening tour stop, you can still give your feedback by clicking here . Click here to find out dates and locations for the remaining tour stops.

Here are our previous stories on the issue and the tour if you need to get caught up:

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