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What's The Timeline For Pot Shops?: A Check-In With Vermont's Cannabis Control Board

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Today on Vermont Edition, find out what the timeline of retail cannabis looks like in Vermont.

Vermont is scheduled to have its first retail cannabis stores open for business in the fall of 2022. But there's a lot of work to do in the next year to meet this deadline. This hour, we talk with the three members of the Cannabis Control Board about the challenges they face.

Our guests are:

  • James Pepper, Vermont Cannabis Control Board chair
  • Julie Hulburd, Vermont Cannabis Control Board member
  • Kyle Harris, Vermont Cannabis Control Board member

Broadcast live Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.

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Connor Cyrus joined VPR as host and senior producer in March 2021. Formerly a reporter at WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island, he's passionate about journalism’s ability to shed light on complex or difficult topics, as well as giving voice to underrepresented communities.
Emily was a Vermont Edition producer at Vermont Public Radio until September 2021.