The big news on Needham St is that the soon-to-be-vacated premises of Radio Shack in the Marshalls Plaza will soon be converted into a marijuana dispensary.
Says Chamber of Commerce president, and mayoral candidate Greg Reibman “This is a game changer. We’ve been working to get the right mix of diverse retail businesses in the area and the lack of a pot store was an obvious and gaping hole in the retail landscape.”.
Says Reibman “This is a huge plus for the development of the N2 Innovation Corridor. Many of the tech companies we’re hoping to attract employ a younger workforce that tend to have a higher concentration of the kind of medical problems that the dispensary addresses …. if you know what I mean”