City of Schenectady opts out of recreational marijuana sales

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SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The City of Schenectady decided to opt out of recreational marijuana sales.

During a meeting Monday night, city councilors said there was not enough time before the December 31 deadline to make a decision on sales in the city. They want more time to discuss both dispensaries and on-site consumption.

The possibility of opting out for now and then opting in at a later date was also discussed.

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