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Cannabist Opens In Jefferson Park, Expanding Columbia Care’s Existing Dispensary To Meet Demand

The expansion adds nearly 1,700 square feet to the store to meet the growing base of medical patients and adult-use customers on the Far Northwest Side, a manager said.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park

From John Barleycorn To Weed: Sunnyside Lakeview Opens Massive Dispensary Just Steps From Wrigley Field

Sunnyside Lakeview opened its 10,000-square-foot dispensary in the site of the former John Barleycorn in Wrigleyville.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Massive Dispensary Set To Open In Wrigleyville In Former John Barleycorn Space

The Zoning Board of Appeals granted unanimous approval for Cresco Labs to sell medical and recreational weed at the new location, paving the way for its move down Clark Street.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Sunnyside Lakeview Eyes Move To Huge, 21-Register Wrigleyville Location Inside Former John Barleycorn

Sunnyside Lakeview needs a bigger building to accommodate the demand for recreational marijuana products, company leaders say.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Cresco Labs Weed Dispensary Workers Become First In State To Unionize

Sunnyside workers moved to unionize because they said the company failed to adequately address their concerns about coronavirus.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

City’s First Downtown Weed Dispensary Opens Thursday In River North

Customers at Cresco Lab's Sunnyside dispensary will be required to order online and check in at a different location to promote social distancing.

Near North Side, River North

Cresco Labs Weed Workers Push To Unionize: It’s ‘Physically Impossible’ To Social Distance In Shops, Budtenders Say

In one case, a shop manager said wearing a mask could lead to increased risk of contracting coronavirus, an email shows.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Alderman Rips ‘Incompetent’ Zoning Board After It OKs Weed Dispensary Despite Neighborhood Opposition

The approval ratcheted up a simmering battle between Mayor Lori Lightfoot and members of City Council over how new pot shops are approved.

Downtown

Smoke Begins To Clear In Race To Open Weed Dispensary In River North As 2 Companies Drop Out

Four companies were vying for one spot in River North. But two, including a company that wanted to open in the old English bar on LaSalle Street, have withdrawn.

Near North Side, River North

4 Weed Dispensaries On An Expensive But Uncertain ‘Collision Course’ To Open In Prized River North

Dispensaries can't open with 1,500 feet of each other. But that's not stopping four different groups from spending money on River North spots that could be rejected.

Downtown

Gold Coast Weed Rush Is On. Cresco Dumps River North Location, Wants To Race Rival For Prized Dispensary

The law doesn't allow two weed dispensaries within 1,500 feet of each other. But both Cresco Labs and PharmaCann are asking to build near each other in the Gold Coast.

Downtown

4 Weed Dispensaries Want To Open Within Blocks In River North, But Only 1 Will Be Allowed

Cresco Labs was the first to pitch their plan to open in the old Baton Club at 436 N. Clark St.

Near North Side, River North

Massive Wrigleyville Weed Dispensary Planned For Barleycorn Approved By City Council

Cresco Labs, which is billing the dispensary as "one of the largest dispensaries in the world," still needs a special-use permit before it can open.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted