Green exterior paint sales had a brief boom-now fading.
Last I read, the City of Detroit had over 200 green beacons of hope. Medical marijuana dispensaries. This new business life in Detroit is coming off rapid growth, now that the City is beginning to monitor and regulate the location of stores established under State law.
Many stores are already gone, leaving behind a bright spot on a desolate streetscape. Other stores still survive, closely guarded (it is a cash business) and strongly secured.
Anyone entering the premise is required to produce a State of Michigan Medical Marijuana Certification Card.
At last count, 178,629 active registered marijuana patients in Michigan, and growing. Go Green!