SOUTH BELOIT (WREX) — Illinois' largest cannabis dispensary is expected to open Monday, just over the border in South Beloit.
Cresco Labs will open a 7,200 square foot Sunnyside dispensary at 7000 First Ranger Dr., South Beloit Monday, July 13. The company currently operates seven dispensaries, including a store in Rockford.
South Beloit Mayor Ted Rehl and Illinois state Sen. Dave Syverson (R) 35th District will join Cresco Labs Monday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m.
The dispensary will employ 35 people.
Starting Saturday, customers can place online orders browsing live inventory through Sunnyside. They can begin picking up orders on Monday.
Sunnyside South Beloit will require customers to wear masks and to be socially distanced.