New Jersey might be the Garden State, but the Jersey Shore is certainly lacking a specific kind of greenery — cannabis.
Last year was the first summer of legal weed sales in New Jersey, however a year in, there is only a single adult-use cannabis dispensary for adult consumers at southern beaches in New Jersey (the area most known to Philadelphians as “down the shore”). This may come as a surprise since the majority of New Jersey voters, including many in Jersey Shore counties, are pro-cannabis legalization.
It begs the question: How weed-friendly is the Jersey Shore? After reading this article, you’ll be singing, “meet me tonight in Atlantic City.” Here’s what you need to know about the cannabis industry at the Jersey Shore. Read more from the Philadelphia Inquirer.