A lot more variety when it comes to buying recreational cannabis could be coming to Waterloo Region.
As of Wednesday, a dozen applications for legal pot shops in this region are currently being evaluated by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO). Half the locations are in Kitchener, four are in Cambridge and two are in Waterloo.
There are currently three legal retail cannabis stores operating in the region — one in each city.
It’s unclear when these new stores will be approved and allowed to open, however, as the provincial government has halted all non-essential construction projects and the AGCO is now conducting some of its inspections virtually.
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