Former specialty outdoor retailer Black Creek Outfitters is becoming Insa Jacksonville, a cannabis products company founded in Massachusetts with four Florida locations.
The city issued a permit Dec. 7 for Commercial Restaurant and Retail Construction of Havana to build-out 10,125 square feet at a cost of almost $1.28 million.
The property is at 10051 Skinner Lake Drive near St. Johns Town Center.
Insa said in August it wants to lease and renovate the 13,910-square-foot building into a Florida flagship location for a cannabis dispensary.
Insa says it offers premium cannabis in formats and functions “to help wind you up, calm you down, ease your ailments — and whatever you need in between.”
It labels itself “cannabis for real life.”
Insa Jacksonville is planned at 10051 Skinner Lake Drive near St. Johns Town Center. It is the former Black Creek Outfitters building.
“Insa’s mission is to help more people have better days more often,” said an email from the company.
“As soon as we are approved, we will start the transformation,” the company said in an email Aug 11.
Insa has six free-standing locations in its home state of Massachusetts with four for