CHICAGO (CBS) —A new cannabis dispensary had a ribbon cutting ceremony in the northwest suburbs.
Zen Leaf opened for business on Rand Road in Prospect Heights. It is the first dispensary for the suburb and the company’s fifth in Illinois.READ MORE: Search Continues For Hennessy, The Cat Who Survived Miraculous Six-Story Jump From Burning Apartment
Zen Leaf” said it’s going to bring in local tax revenue and provide more than 30 jobs in the community.READ MORE: Chicago Restaurants Navigate Loosening COVID-19 Restrictions During Bridge Phase
It was about a year ago that Illinois made recreational marijuana use legal for adults 21 and over.MORE NEWS: Convicted Man Fighting To Have Case Reheard After Jailhouse Confession Removes Evidence In A Murder He Says He Did Not Commit
Also From CBS Chicago: