Letter To Our Editor: Neighbors Of Proposed Dispensary Feel Ignored – Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Editor, Journal:

At the June 6 meeting, Park Ridge City Council ignored residents’ concerns and voted 4-2 in favor of a Special Use permit to allow a marijuana dispensary at Canfield and Higgins, on the former site of the VFW building in the southeast corner of town.

Only six council members voted during this first reading on the issue, because the 7th ward, where the dispensary will be located, is currently unrepresented. The former 7th ward alderman no longer lives in Park Ridge; intervi…

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