PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An opening celebration is underway Philadelphia’s first medical marijuana dispensary.
Restore Integrative Wellness Center held a private event to celebrate it’s opening Wednesday evening.READ MORE: Amtrak Forced To Reduce Service Along Northeast Corridor Due To COVID-Related Staffing Shortage
The dispensary is located on Frankford Avenue in the city’s Fishtown section.READ MORE: No Injuries In West Philadelphia House Fire, Officials Say
In order to obtain medical marijuana in Pennsylvania patients must have one of 17 serious conditions and they must get a certification from an authorized physician.MORE NEWS: Mother Of Cheltenham Township Single-Car Crash Victim Speaks Out After Incident Left 1 Person Dead, 4 Others Injured: ‘It's Horrible’
Then they must pay for a medical marijuana identification card.