MORTON, Pa. (CBS) — A medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors for the first time in Delaware County to long lines of customers on Monday. The operation of this facility had long been debated at Morton Borough meetings and they got the green light from a majority of leaders – and today was day one.
The company, Herbology Medical Cannabis Dispensary, already has close to a dozen other locations in Pennsylvania.
This is the first medical marijuana dispensary in Delaware County. It’s located on the 400 block of Baltimore Pike in Morton.
There was a crowd of people there for today’s grand opening.
Pennsylvania law says a patient must be certified, meeting the criteria for the condition he or she suffers from to get the medical marijuana ID card which costs $50.
Some community concerns focused on security at the facility.
“I think there’s a lot of myths around this and…