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Pennsylvania Grants 27 Medical Marijuana Dispensary Permits

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Pennsylvania’s Department of Health announced the winners of 27 medical cannabis dispensary permits on Thursday. The licensees now have six months to become fully operational, with medical marijuana sales expected to begin in the state sometime next year.

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“This has been a highly competitive process and the department received hundreds of quality applications,” John Collins, director of the state’s Office of Medical Marijuana, said in a statement. “Once this program is fully operational, patients with serious medical conditions will have locations throughout the commonwealth where they can purchase medication to help in their treatment. We remain on track to provide medication to patients in 2018.”

The state received 280 applications for dispensary licenses, which then were scored by a panel of subject-area experts. Companies that applied to get a dispensary license could apply for one main facility and up to two satellite dispensaries.

GPD-permittees-phase-1Those in the Philadelphia area will initially have three dispensaries to choose from, although PhillyVoice reports that eventually a fourth will open, to be operated by Montgomery County permit holder TerraVida Holistic Centers.

In addition to the 27 dispensary permits, the state granted 12 grower licenses and selected MJ Freeway to implement the state’s electronic seed-to-sale tracking system.

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Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Act became effective on May 17, 2016, but has run into a number of delays. The program is expected to be fully up and running in early 2018.

Here’s the full list of dispensaries that were granted licenses:

Application ID #Business NameBusiness StatePrimary Dispensary NamePrimary Dispensary Street AddressPrimary Dispensary CityPrimary Dispensary County2nd Dispensary Name2nd Dispensary Street Address2nd Dispensary City2nd Dispensary County3rd Dispensary Name3rd Dispensary Street Address3rd Dispensary City3rd Dispensary County
D‐6002GTI Pennsylvania, LLCILGTI Erie Dispensary7789 W. Ridge RoadFairviewErieNANANANANANANANA
D‐6009Dubois Wellness Center LLCPADubois Wellness Center LLC109 Main StreetBradfordMcKeanDubois Wellness Center LLC1222 South Brady StreetDuboisClearfieldDubois Wellness Center LLC240 W Main StreetBrookvilleJefferson
D‐5030Maitri Medicinals, LLCPAMaitri Medicinals ‐ Oakland2846 Blvd of the AlliesPittsburghAlleghenyMaitri Medicinals ‐ Uniontown7 West Main StUniontownFayetteNANANANA
D‐5050Keystone Relief Centers, LLCPAKeystone Relief Centers‐ Squirrel Hill3885 Forward AvenuePittsburghAlleghenyKeystone Relief Centers‐ Jackson’s Pointecorner of Jackson Land and Jackson
Pointe Court
ZelienopleButlerNANANANA
D‐5016Cresco Yeltrah, LLCPAButler County Dispensary Facility201 Pillow StreetButlerButlerNANANANANANANANA
D‐5026The Healing Center LLCPAThe Healing Center799 West Chestnut StWashingtonWashingtonThe Healing Center130 Mall Circle BlvdMonroevilleAlleghenyThe Healing Center270 Executive DrCranberryButler
D‐5006Keystone Integrated Care, LLCPAKeystone Integrated Care, LLC303 East Pittsburgh StGreensburgWestmorelandKeystone Integrated Care, LLC5200 Harrison StreetPittsburghAlleghenyKeystone Integrated Care, LLC21181 Route 19Cranberry TownshipButler
D‐4007PA Health & Wellness LLCPAPA Health & Wellness2105 N. Atherton St.State CollegeCentreNANANANANANANANA
D‐4012Keystone Center of Integrative Wellness, LLCPAKeystone Center of Integrative Wellness, LLC1322 West 4th StreetWilliamsportLycomingNANANANANANANANA
D‐3016Lebanon Wellness Center LLCPALebanon Wellness Center LLC514 E Pleasant Valley BlvdAltoonaBlairLebanon Wellness Center LLC847 Cumberland StreetLebanonLebanonLebanon Wellness Center LLC19 Baltimore StreetGettysburgAdams
D‐3023Organic Remedies, Inc.PAOrganic Remedies, Inc.4425 Valley RoadEnolaCumberlandOrganic Remedies, Inc.600 Wayne AvenueChambersburgFranklinNANANANA
D‐3025KW Ventures Holdings LLCPAFirefly Dispensaries801 South Front St.SteeltonDauphinFirefly Dispensaries1737 Lincoln Way E.ChambersburgFranklinFirefly Dispensaries872 Harrisburg PikeCarlisleCumberland
D‐3029Cansortium Pennsylvania, LLCPAKnox Medical6444‐652 Frederick StHanoverYorkNANANANANANANANA
D‐2006Mission Pennsylvania II, LLCAZMission Pennsylvania II, LLC2733 W. Emmaus AvenueAllentownLehighNANANANANANANANA
D‐2009Columbia Care Pennsylvania LLCPAColumbia Care Pennsylvania LLC – Keyser Dispensary1790 North Keyser AveScrantonLackawannaColumbia Care Pennsylvania LLC – Kidder Street Dispensary765 Kidder StreetWilkes‐BarreLuzerneColumbia Care Pennsylvania LLC – Tobyhanna DispensaryRT 940 and Kimberly DrBlakesleeMonroe
D‐2013Justice Grown Pennsylvania LLCPAJustice Grown7B Gateway Shopping CenterEdwardsvilleLuzerneNANANANANANANANA
D‐2035GuadCo LLCNYKeystone Canna Remedies1309 Stefko BoulevardBethlehemNorthamptonNANANANANANANANA
D‐1050SMPB Retail, LLCAZHarvest of Reading2701 N. 5th Street HwyReadingBerksNANANANANANANANA
D‐1090Franklin Bioscience – Penn LLCPABristol Dispensary2412‐2414 Durham RoadBristolBucksReading Dispensary3225 N. 5th Street HighwayMuhlenbergBerksNANANANA
D‐1067Chamounix Ventures, LLCPAKeystone Dispensaries420 West Lancaster AvenueDevonChesterKeystone Dispensaries622 Industrial Park Drive, BYeadonDelawareKeystone Dispensaries120 Hansen Access RoadKing of PrussiaMontgomery
D‐1068AES Compassionate Care LLCILGrassroots Cannabis130 South State RoadUpper DarbyDelawareNANANANANANANANA
D‐1069BAY, LLCPACure Pennsylvania1890 Fruitville PikeLancasterLancasterCure Pennsylvania475 Pennsylvania AveFort WashingtonMontgomeryCure Pennsylvania500 Kimberton RoadPhoenixvilleChester
D‐1037Ilera Healthcare LLCPAIlera Healthcare420 Plymouth RoadPlymouth MeetingMontgomeryNANANANANANANANA
D‐1053TerraVida Holistic Centers LLCPATerraVida Holistic Centers1626 Old York RoadAbingtonMontgomeryTerraVida Holistic Centers64 N. Main StreetSellersvilleBucksTerraVida Holistic Centers8319‐8325 Stenton AvenuePhiladelphiaPhiladelphia
D‐1044PharmaCann Penn LLCILPharmaCannis LIFE599 Franklin Mills CirclePhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaNANANANANANANANA
D‐1087Restore Integrative Wellness Center, LLCPARestore Integrative Wellness Center, LLC957‐963 Frankford AvenuePhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaRestore Integrative Wellness Center, LLC8003 Old York RdElkins ParkMontgomeryNANANANA
D‐1034Holistic Pharma, LLCPAHolistic Pharma LLC8900 Krewstown RoadPhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaHolistic Pharma LLC2030 West Main StreetWest NortonMontgomeryHolistic Pharma LLC4201 Neshaminy BlvdBensalemBucks