Maine community cleans up for free gram of cannabis

Marijuana dispensary helps clean up the town of Gardiner by offering free cannabis to trash pick-up volunteers.

GARDINER, Maine - If you visit the city of Gardiner, Maine you may notice a little less debris along the streets and sidewalks.That's because dozens of people spent a sunny Saturday collecting trash all over town.

The incentive? Free marijuana.

"Bring us back the full trash bag, and we give them a gift of cannabis," said Dennis Meehan, owner of Summit Medical Marijuana in Gardiner.

Gardiner was one of the towns considering a moratorium on the sale of recreational marijuana before the statewide moratorium was approved.

"Gifting" marijuana is currently legal in Maine.

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