Governor Kathy Hochul
The state’s first legal recreational cannabis shops are expected to open within weeks.
October 11, 2022
The application period for first dispensary licenses in New York ended in late Sept.
October 7, 2022
New York State regulators awarded 15 licenses for cannabis processors on Monday, making new progress on the creation of the state’s regulated recreational pot industry.
August 17, 2022
From Prison to the Legal Cannabis Industry: Conbud Creates Opportunities for the Formerly Incarcerated
Entrepreneur Coss Marte is creating a path to employment in New York’s regulated cannabis industry with Conbud, an enterprise for the formerly incarcerated.
July 14, 2022
Regulators in New York have greenlit more than 50 licenses.
April 15, 2022
New York State's Cannabis Conversations campaign is focusing on the public health aspects of cannabis legalization.
April 5, 2022
A new poll shows a majority of voters are against the state's recently announced policy to award the first 100-200 licenses to individuals previously convicted of weed-related offenses.
March 29, 2022
New York is looking at major revenue from cannabis sales over the next six years according to Governor Kathy Hochul.
January 21, 2022