Mayor Nicole LaChapelle
50 Payson Avenue
Easthampton, MA 01027
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Contact: Lindsi Mailler, 413-529-1400, ext. 143
EASTHAMPTON ANNOUNCES LOCAL CANNABIS TAX REVENUE
City receives second local cannabis tax payment since retail sales began in December 2018
Easthampton, MA – The city received $163,131.47 in local cannabis tax revenue for the months of March, April and May 2019. This amount reflects a full three months of retail cannabis sales. The first payment of $58,438.13 reflected sales from the last week of December 2018, January and February of 2019. The City is carefully considering the most appropriate uses for the distribution of these revenues.