Will Pueblo Be The Amsterdam of Colorado?

COLORADO: Will Pueblo County become the Amsterdam of Colorado?  That’s how one local medical marijuana operator described his hopes last week in a lengthy article in The Washington Post newspaper — an ambition that might be shared by marijuana users but one that is a worst-case scenario for local economic development officials.

“Let’s put it this way,” said Jack Rink, president of the Pueblo Economic Development Corp. “If I were a CEO looking for location to move my company, that’s not an image that would attract me.” [Read more…]