The 215 census tracts were identified based on drug convictions and unemployment rates.
The Senate voted 19-17 early Tuesday for a bill to legalize recreational marijuana in Connecticut.
Tension remained, even as Black lawmakers applauded Gov. Ned Lamont signing the Crown Act.
Gov. Ned Lamont is proposing legislation that would permit the sale and possession of recreational pot in Connecticut in May 2022.
Connecticut has signed on to a ground-breaking plan that will help dramatically lower greenhouse gas and other emissions from transportation.