RAVENSWOOD, WV (WOWK) — The City of Ravenswood is ready to welcome their first medical cannabis dispensary at their old City Hall building after the West Virginia DHHR recently issued permits for dispensaries across the state.
Ravenswood Mayor Josh Miller has a lot of enthusiasm riding on this medical cannabis dispensary coming to Ravenswood’s downtown.
The company has roots in neighboring Pennsylvania, but the operation will be fully grown and sold in the Mountain State.
Antique stores currently line Ravenswood’s downtown but pretty soon they’ll be sharing space with the city’s first medical cannabis dispensary; Mountaineer Integrated Care.
“It’s an exciting time for this area because it’s going to create jobs and it’s also going to create indirect jobs just from that, everything from security to distribution,” said Miller.
Ravenswood Mayor Josh Miller is working on big plans for the city, with updates to the marina, a stadium complex, and six new shops coming to downtown, among them, MIC, with whom they’ve been working with for years, and have held public hearings on.
“People respect that; we put it out there, we were transparent and people responded to that and understood this is going to be a positive for our