Fiorello eyes Glenville for medical marijuana facility (Times Union)

...In a more serious tone, the 41-year-old said he is impressed with the Capital Region's mix of academic, medical and business resources to support the medical marijuana industry. Fiorello is committed to investing $10 million in the facility to ready it as a marijuana cultivation and extraction center.

Fiorello is one of 43 applicants vying for five licenses to operate a medical marijuana operation in the state following the passage last year of a state law that will allow New Yorkers with specified severe illnesses to obtain cannabis...More>>>