The Pennsylvania Department of Health today announced the names and locations of companies that will be permitted to sell medical marijuana in the state.

The reveal came in a news release issued Thursday at 1:15 p.m..

Each of the 27 winners have the right to operate three storefronts. Though there were 81 dispensaries allowed by law, many applicants chose not to ask for additional outlets. As it stands, only 52 will open sometime next year.

“They’ll have the ability to put in for their second or third locations after their first is up and running,” said health department spokeswoman April Hutcheson.

All applicants had been required to ante up a $5,000 fee just to apply. In addition, the companies had to post a $30,000 deposit — refundable only to the losers — per desired dispensary. Each winner’s storefronts are required to be in different counties.

In Southeastern Pennsylvania, dispensaries are slated for Abington, Bensalem, Devon, Elkins Park, Fort Washington, Phoenixville, Plymouth Meeting, Philadelphia (4). Sellersville, Upper Darby, and Yeadon.

Last week, the state announced the winners of 12 permits to grow legal cannabis in the state and process it into medicine. Though industry experts have lauded the health department’s efforts as cautious and fair, many losing applicants have criticized the process for being opaque and biased. They have until Friday to make an appeal. Several have threatened lawsuits. Litigation filed by sore losers in Maryland and Florida has stalled the roll-out of the medical marijuana program in those states for years.

The health department on Wednesday said it remained on track to provide cannabis oil to patients in 2018.

The dispensaries will be forbidden to sell whole plant, flower, or edible products.

The Office of Medical Marijuana received 457 applications: 177 for growers and processors; and 280 for dispensaries.

The following locations were cleared for cannabis shops.

Dispensary Name - Address - Town - County

TerraVida Holistic Centers - 1626 Old York Rd. Abington Montgomery

Mission Pennsylvania II LLC - 2733 W. Emmaus Ave. Allentown Lehigh

Lebanon Wellness Center LLC - 514 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd. Altoona Blair

Holistic Pharma LLC - 4201 Neshaminy Rd. Bensalem Bucks

Keystone Canna Remedies - 1309 Stefko Blvd. Bethlehem Northampton

Columbia Care Pennsylvania LLC – Tobyhanna Dispensary Route 940 and Kimberly Drive Blakeslee Monroe

Dubois Wellness Center LLC - 109 Main St. Bradford McKean

Bristol Dispensary 2412-2414 - Dunham Road Bristol Bucks

Dubois Wellness Center LLC - 240 W. Main St. Brookville Jefferson

Butler County Dispensary Facility - 201 Pillow St. Butler Butler

Firefly Dispensaries - 872 Harrisburg Pike Carlisle Cumberland

Organic Remedies Inc. - 600 Wayne Ave. Chambersburg Franklin

Firefly Dispensaries - 1737 Lincoln Way E. Chambersburg Franklin

The Healing Center - 270 Executive Dr. Cranberry Butler

Keystone Integrated Care LLC - 21181 Route 19 Cranberry Butler

Keystone Dispensaries - 420 W. Lancaster Ave. Devon Chester

Dubois Wellness Center LLC - 1222 S. Brady St. Dubois Clearfield

Justice Grown - 78 Gateway Shopping Center Edwardsville Luzerne

Restore Integrative Wellness Center LLC - 8003 Old York Rd. Elkins Park Montgomery

Organic Remedies Inc. - 4425 Valley Rd. Enola Cumberland

GTI Erie Dispensary - 7789 W. Ridge Rd. Fairview Erie

Cure Pennsylvania - 475 Pennsylvania Ave. Fort Washington Montgomery

Lebanon Wellness Center LLC - 19 Baltimore St. Gettysburg Adams

Keystone Integrated Care LLC - 303 E. Pittsburgh St. Greensburg Westmoreland

Knox Medical - 6444-652 Frederick St. Hanover York

Keystone Dispensaries - 120 Hansen Access Rd. King of Prussia Montgomery

Cure Pennsylvania - 1890 Fruitville Pike Lancaster Lancaster

Lebanon Wellness Center LLC - 847 Cumberland St. Lebanon Lebanon

The Healing Center - 130 Mall Circle Blvd. Monroeville Allegheny

Reading Dispensary - 3225 N. 5th Street Hwy. Muhlenberg Berks

TerraVida Holstic Centers - 8319-8325 Stenton Ave. Philadelphia Philadelphia

PharmaCannis LIFE - 599 Franklin Mills Circle Philadelphia Philadelphia

Restore Integrative Wells Center LLC - 957-963 Frankford Ave. Philadelphia Philadelphia

Holistic Pharma LLC - 8900 Krewstown Rd. Philadelphia Philadelphia

Cure Pennsylvania - 500 Kimberton Rd. Phoenixville Chester

Maitri Medicinals – Oakland 2846 Boulevard of the Allies Pittsburgh Allegheny

Keystone Relief Centers – Squirrel Hill 3885 Forward Ave. Pittsburgh Allegheny

Keystone Integrated Care LLC - 5200 Harrison St. Pittsburgh Allegheny

Ilera Healthcare - 420 Plymouth Rd. Plymouth Meeting Montgomery

Harvest of Reading - 2701 N. 5th Street Hwy Reading Berks

Columbia Care Pennsylvania LLC – Keyser Dispensary 1790 N. Keyser Ave. Scranton Lackawanna

TerraVida Holstic Centers - 64 N. Main St. Sellersville Bucks

PA Health and Wellness - 2105 N. Atherton St. State College Centre

Firefly Dispensaries - 801 S. Front St. Steelton Dauphin

Maitri Medicinals – Uniontown 7 W. Main St. Uniontown Fayette

Grassroots Cannabis - 130 S. State Rd. Upper Darby Delaware

The Healing Center - 799 W. Chestnut St. Washington Washington

Holistic Pharma LLC - 2030 W. Main St. West Norriton Montgomery

Columbia Care Pennsylvania LLC – Kidder Street Dispensary 765 Kidder St. Wilkes-Barre Luzerne

Keystone Center of Integrative Wellness LLC - 1322 W. 4th St. Williamsport Lycoming

Keystone Dispensaries - 622 Industrial Park Dr., B Yeadon Delaware

Keystone Relief Centers – Jackson’s Pointe Corner of Jackson Lane and Jackson Pointe Court Zellenople Butler



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