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Pot businesses want to relocate day cares

Posted: August 25th, 2017 | Featured, News, Voice of San Diego | No Comments

By Kinsee Morlan 

Day care centers in La Mesa and Lemon Grove have been getting some strange offers. Marijuana entrepreneurs have been knocking on their doors, offering the owners money and other deals to either relocate or shut down.

Last year, residents in both cities voted to allow medical marijuana dispensaries. But the measures prohibit dispensaries from being too close to places like schools, churches, public parks and day care centers.