Springfield’s third pot dispensary opens | Enterprise

Also, recognize how close we are to Interstate 55. Not an incident. The Ascend folks are hoping to get all those passing by to stop by in addition to Springfield individuals. pic.twitter.com/vwZLF0aYNv

— Brenden Moore (@brendenmoore13) November 5, 2020

The early testimonials from customers were being beneficial.

“I think it is a good position,” mentioned Jeff Derry, 54, of Springfield. “The team is excellent, everybody’s bending above backwards to support you, that’s normally good. When you are spending cash someplace, you like to have that personable provider. So that’s fantastic.”

Derry, a medicinal client who left the dispensary with a two week’s provide of flour and pre-rolls, mentioned it is a more easy place for him that Ascend’s downtown dispensary, 628 E. Adams.

“It is a lot easier than navigating downtown,” Derry stated. “It’s awesome that it truly is right off the highway.”

Ascend officers reported the 3201 Horizon Drive place checked a lot of boxes.

It has outstanding visibility from Interstate 55, supplying the opportunity of pulling in people just passing as a result of city in addition to neighborhood consumers. There also is a created-in transient buyer base with its proximity to quite a few big inns.

And it is far sufficient absent from church buildings, parks, faculties and household houses not make controversy.