The first medical marijuana dispensary is coming to the Bronx, and local elected officials and the company in question are working to ease residents concerns.
PharmaCann, an Illinois-based medical marijuana provider, was recently awarded licenses by New York State to operate four dispensaries, including the one in Hunts Point.
The development comes on the heels of the legalization of medical marijuana in the NY, which Senator Jeff Klein supported and is now trying to pave the way for a smooth arrival of a facility in his district.
The senator met with other community stakeholders, along with the company’s leadership, on August 14 to discuss the community’s concerns and attempt to put some of them to rest.
– Read the entire article at Bronx Times.