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The Reporter Two-Way: Eagle County preps for pot dollars

Dec 15, 2017

Credit Eagle County

In November's election, Eagle County voted overwhelmingly for a recreational pot tax. The revenue will be used for mental health services.

The tax is effective Jan. 1, 2018, but a strong revenue stream is a long way off. In the meantime, Eagle County is preparing for what they’ll do with the money when it starts coming in.

To learn more, producer Christin Kay spoke with reporter Wyatt Orme.