Marijuana Ordinances in Houlton

Today the people of Houlton voted against having marijuana in the town. People voted yes on both question 1 and question 2. Question 1 dealt with an ordinance put in place back on July 24th. It regulates where recreational marijuana growing facilities and businesses can operate. A yes would simply force the town to lift that ordinance. Question 2 asks if voter wish to completely prohibit retail marijuana establishments in the community. A yes on question 2 would make it illegal to operate a recreational marijuana business in the town.