Jul 04, 2019
By Zoomer Podcast Network
Jane Brown is filling in for Libby Znaimer. She is joined by Doug Downey, Attorney General of Ontario. Then, Michael Armstrong, Associate Professor of Operations Research at Brock University’s Goodman School of Business and MPP Sara Singh, Deputy NDP Leader of Ontario.
The Ontario government is planning to issue 50 new Cannabis store licences across the province. The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario is accepting applications between August 7 and 9. Successful candidates will be selected through a lottery system with the announcement set for August 20. The new stores are expected to be open for business starting in October, a year after recreational marijuana was legalized in Canada. Toronto will get 13 of the new 50 store licenses.