Curtis Zanni, Cate Bochers, Emma Bochers, and Charlotte Fisher, from left to right, cheer and wave flags as the floats of the Fourth of July Parade drive by on Hyman Ave. in downtown Aspen on Saturday afternoon.
Panel debates drugged driving, and the future prospects of marijuana industry
Colorado’s “marijuana czar” told audience members at the Hotel Jerome on Friday that the state’s legalization of recreational cannabis has gone smoothly, but that a larger discussion is needed to address drugged driving.
Andrew Freedman, marijuana coordination director for the state, said the roll out has been successful, with only a few “minor blips along the way.”
In light of the Avon farmers’ market announcement last month that it would accept debit cards tied to the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps, some vendors at the Aspen Saturday Market said they would also welcome SNAP cards Full Story »