BREAKING: Ontario Cannabis Stores No Longer Deemed Essential, Will Close On Saturday

Apr 3, 2020

Cannabis stores across Ontario will be closed as Saturday night at 11:59 pm. Following the provincial government removed them from their list of essential businesses.

At the time the initial list of what would remain open and what would have to close during the COVID-19 pandemic, Ontario Premier Doug Ford said mental health and addiction experts said it was imperative to keep these stores open.

However, the provincial government released a revised list of essential businesses today, stating that those no longer classified as essential must close by 11:59 p.m. on Saturday.

Have no fear liquor pigs LCBO is staying open.

Ontarians looking to purchase legal recreational cannabis come Sunday will only have the online Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS)

Get ready for a lot of pissed off stoners.

Chris Rooke

Content Director-Producer-Writer

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