SPRINGFIELD – The only cannabis business so far in the city to receive its provisional license will be seeking a change of address for its dispensary.
If given approval, 6 Bricks will be moving from its proposed location at the Gasoline Alley complex on Albany Street to The Republican building on Main Street.
The management of the local daily newspaper has been seeking tenants to redevelop part of its building.
Payton Shubrick of 6 Bricks said she was “very excited” about the new site. It is not near any schools, churches or residences.
“It’s a really great location,” she added.
The effect of the pandemic on retail operations has been “a huge factor” in this decision, Shubrick explained to Reminder Publishing.
She said having the capacity for curbside delivery of products as well as a drive-through window prompted the change in plans. In addition, Shubrick said the company would need additional space, as it has been granted a delivery license as well.
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