NY Grows How do you pay for New York's infrastructure needs? Former county exec says legalize pot By Avery Schneider • Feb 1, 2017 NY Grows How do you pay the bill on New York’s costly infrastructure needs? Legalize marijuana. That’s what a new group of advocates led by former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra is saying. Listen Listening... / 1:11 WBFO’s Avery Schneider reports.