Mayor Lightfoot Proposes Expanding Cannabis Dispensaries in Chicago

Mayor Lightfoot Proposes Expanding Cannabis Dispensaries in Chicago

Mayor Lori Lightfoot has devised a proposal to ease Chicago’s zoning rules to open marijuana dispensaries downtown. Alderman advanced the mayor’s proposal on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 20201. Lightfoot believes this will make it easier for minority applicants are able to get into the lucrative cannabis industry — which is currently locally dominated by White-owned companies. […]