Ontario Municipalities Will Have Say in LCBO-Run Marijuana Shop Locations

A key objective is to ensure the government-run weed shops “are not located in close proximity to schools.”

Queen’s Park is giving Ontario communities a say on where the LCBO-run marijuana stores can be located when recreational cannabis is legalized next July.

“Today, letters were sent to all municipalities in Ontario to share the next steps for establishing retail stores,” the provincial government said in a statement Friday.

“The process will be led by the LCBO, working closely with the government and local communities,” the government said.

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