Arizona: Backers of Marijuana Initiative to Unveil Billboard Monday
Phoenix Open-inspired Billboard to Be Unveiled on Monday to Coincide With Kickoff of the World’s Best-Attended Golf Tournament (Also Known as the ‘Greatest Party on Grass’)
Backers of a proposed ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Arizona will unveil a Phoenix Open-inspired billboard on Monday to coincide with the kickoff of tournament events. The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol will hold a news conference at 11 a.m. EST in front of the billboard on the southwest corner of 7th St. and Lincoln.
The Waste Management Phoenix Open is the world’s best-attended golf tournament, according to the Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau, which refers to it as the “greatest party on grass.” The billboard will run throughout the duration of the tournament, which ends Sunday, February 7.
WHAT: Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol news conference to launch Phoenix Open-themed billboard coinciding with the kickoff of the world’s best-attended golf tournament
WHEN: Monday, February 1, 11 a.m. MST
WHERE: In front of the billboard on the southwest corner of 7th St. and Lincoln, Phoenix
WHO: J.P. Holyoak, campaign chairman
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The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol is supporting a 2016 statewide ballot initiative to end marijuana prohibition in Arizona and replace it with a system in which marijuana is regulated and taxed similarly to alcohol. For more information, visit http://www.RegulateMarijuanaAZ.org.