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New cannabis dispensary under construction in Northbrook, Ill.

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New cannabis dispensary under construction in Northbrook, Ill.

The project will be a national flagship location for Greenhouse.


By David Malone, Associate Editor | June 17, 2020

Rendering courtesy CFC

Cannabis Facility Construction (CFC), a full-service cannabis design-build construction firm based in Northbrook, Ill., has begun construction on a new recreational and medical cannabis dispensary for Greenhouse. The project, which is located at 755 Skokie Boulevard in Northbrook, will be a national flagship location for the brand.

Comprising 10,000 sf, the wood and masonry structure will have a modern, industrial design that will represent a new look for the Greenhouse brand. The space will have an open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, skylights and abundant natural light, and easy-to-browse product displays. The project was designed with social distancing in mind, ensuring all points of sale are six feet apart.

 

See also: The coming bonanza in marijuana facilities

 

Retail space in the front of the building will be complemented by back office space for processing. A secure, oversized vault for substantial inventory storage and an advanced security system are also included. The facility’s exterior will feature natural landscaping, a retention pond, and a large parking lot, all revitalizing a location that has sat vacant for a long time.

Construction on the project, which will be Greenhouse’s largest dispensary to date, began in May.

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