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Northampton drops controversial fees on marijuana companies

“When the regulations were first put in place and we were negotiating host community agreements, I don’t think anyone knew what the potential impacts would be,” Narkewicz said in an interview Friday. “But now, given more experience, we understand that in most respects these businesses operate like any other businesses, and none of the impacts they do have lead me to believe they should be treated differently.”