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: Philadelphia Seniors Treated To Night Out, Musical At Walnut Street Theatre
The dispensary is located on Frankford Avenue in the city’s Fishtown section.READ MORE: Police Searching For Gunmen After Shots Fired Near Chester High School Football Game
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: District Attorney Larry Krasner, Mayor Jim Kenney Speak Out On Philadelphia's Ongoing Gun Violence Crisis
Then they must pay for a medical marijuana identification card.