Memorandum of Understanding with Liberty Compassion. In February 2019, Blackstone/Franklin Square Neighborhood Association and Liberty Compassion, Inc. signed an MOU regarding mitigation measures and community benefits to be provided by Liberty Compassion in connection with its proposed medical marijuana dispensary at 591 Albany Street. The MOU is available here.

Boston Sun article about BFSNA/Liberty Compassion MOU. The Boston Sun published an informative article about the MOU between BFSNA and Liberty Compassion, describing many of its key elements and the reasoning behind it. You can read the article here.

South End neighborhood associations’ Cannabis Business Principles. In Fall 2018, BFSNA initiated and helped lead a process by which it and a number of other South End neighborhood associations drafted a set of principles to aid residents and stakeholders in evaluating cannabis businesses proposals for our neighborhood. The principles are here.