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Suffolk County Public Hearing on Legalization of Marijuana

March 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

On Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 2pm, IR 1038: Adopting a Local Law No.   -2019, A Local Law prohibiting the sale of marijuana products in Suffolk County  will be on the Health Committee’s agenda, however, it will be tabled for a public hearing to be held before the entire Suffolk County Legislature on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 2pm.

Both meetings will be take place at the Suffolk County Legislature’s Maxine S. Postal Auditorium in the Evans K. Griffing Building, located at 300 Center Drive in Riverhead.  Here is a link to a map.

The best time to testify will be at the public hearing on March 5, but if you are unable to participate on that day, there will be an opportunity to express your thoughts during the Health Committee’s  Public Portion on February 28th.  The Public Portion starts promptly at 2pm.  Speakers are asked to fill out a card prior to the meeting and your name will be called when it is your turn to speak (first come, first served); each speaker will be allotted three minutes.  These rules apply to the committee meetings as well as  public hearings.

Written comments can also be sent to:

Jason Richberg
Clerk of the Suffolk County Legislature
725 Veterans Memorial Highway
Smithtown, NY 11787


March 5
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Suffolk County Legis
300 Center Drive
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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