Milestones & achievements

  • Conducted a successful market research trip to Colorado.
  • Massachusetts registration of Café Vert, LLC.
  • Created a new website. (Additional content to come).
  • Joined the Easthampton Chamber of Commerce.
  • Tentative location identified, compliant with all draft recreational marijuana zoning regulations.
  • Secured early seed funding. 
  • Testified before the Cannabis Control Commission at invited stakeholders hearing. 
  • Had ongoing discussions with vendors for food, cannabis programming, and cannabis supply chain. Early partnerships in progress.
  • Attended and testified at Easthampton Planning Board meetings regarding recreational marijuana zoning, from Aug 2018 through present. Easthampton Planning Board passed a draft recreational marijuana zoning ordinance on December 4, 2017.
  • Early permitting and outreach meetings with municipal and other local stakeholders.

Future milestones

  • Secure location.
  • Secure all necessary permits and licenses to open Café Vert coffeehouse.
  • Buildout.
  • Open to public (anticipated Spring/Summer 2018).
  • Secure recreational marijuana retail and social consumption licenses. 
  • Secure recreational marijuana partnerships with vendors, distributors, and ancillary service providers.
  • Recreational marijuana retail sales commence.
  • Legal authorization for adult social consumption of recreational marijuana.