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Flora Buffalo hosts forum about proposed cannabis campus

Posted at 1:26 PM, Feb 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-21 07:00:53-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Flora Buffalo hosted a community conversation discussing plans for the Buffalo Cannabis Campus project.

The health and wellness cannabis company assembled panelists to share the latest details on the project. The company says its vision includes expanding upon the vision for community reinvestment and social equity while adding 500-1,000 jobs to the Western New York region. Additionally, community members will be offered a forum to ask questions and have their project-related concerns addressed.

Panelists included:
Dasheeda Dawson, Flora strategic advisor
Aleece Burgio, Senior Councel at McGuire Development
L. Nathan Hare, Radio Host, Community Advocate and President and CEO of the Community Action Organization of Western New York