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Photos: A look inside the NETA marijuana shop in Brookline

A patient purchased medical marijuana inside New England Treatment Access in Brookline.
A patient purchased medical marijuana inside New England Treatment Access in Brookline. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)

New England Treatment Access in Brookline received a final license Thursday from the Cannabis Control Commission to open a recreational store, which means Greater Boston is one step closer to getting a pot shop that is open to all. (Well, all over the age of 21, at least.)

NETA’s Brookline store is housed in a former bank on the corner of Route 9 and Washington Street, and has been a medical marijuana dispensary since 2016.

NETA must fulfill a few requirements — which typically take at least a few weeks — before it can open for recreational use.

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Here’s a look inside the facility.

An exterior view of New England Treatment Access in Brookline. The store will likely be able to start selling recreational marijuana in upcoming weeks.
An exterior view of New England Treatment Access in Brookline. The store will likely be able to start selling recreational marijuana in upcoming weeks.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
NETA’s Brookline store is housed in a former bank on the corner of Route 9 and Washington Street, and has been a medical marijuana dispensary since 2016.
NETA’s Brookline store is housed in a former bank on the corner of Route 9 and Washington Street, and has been a medical marijuana dispensary since 2016.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
When it starts selling recreational marijuana, NETA plans to close its parking lot of 14 spaces to allow 800 to 1,000 people to line up there. Because of the minimal street parking in the area, customers are being asked to take public transportation.
When it starts selling recreational marijuana, NETA plans to close its parking lot of 14 spaces to allow 800 to 1,000 people to line up there. Because of the minimal street parking in the area, customers are being asked to take public transportation.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A look inside New England Treatment Access in Brookline.
A look inside New England Treatment Access in Brookline. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A menu of marijuana items.
A menu of marijuana items.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A worker demonstrated weighing out flower. NETA offers an app, Reserve Ahead, that allows people to place orders before arriving at the store for a “quick in-and-out experience.” However, those customers will still have to wait in line to pick up their purchases.
A worker demonstrated weighing out flower. NETA offers an app, Reserve Ahead, that allows people to place orders before arriving at the store for a “quick in-and-out experience.” However, those customers will still have to wait in line to pick up their purchases.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A NETA brochure. When the store open for recreational sales, it will likely be on a Saturday, to give the police time to smooth the system before weekday traffic resumes.
A NETA brochure. When the store open for recreational sales, it will likely be on a Saturday, to give the police time to smooth the system before weekday traffic resumes.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
Workers behind the counter at NETA. It might look quiet now, but Brookline police are bracing for thousands of customers on opening weekend.
Workers behind the counter at NETA. It might look quiet now, but Brookline police are bracing for thousands of customers on opening weekend.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A medical marijuana patient (left) purchased marijuana.
A medical marijuana patient (left) purchased marijuana. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A bar of marijuana-infused chocolate at the store.
A bar of marijuana-infused chocolate at the store.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
A worker displayed a bottle of THC oil.
A worker displayed a bottle of THC oil.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
Marijuana-infused lozenges at the store.
Marijuana-infused lozenges at the store.(Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)
An employee worked with marijuana flower.
An employee worked with marijuana flower.(The Boston Globe)