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Flossmoor amends cannabis dispensing regulation, rezones Governors Highway property

Changes made by the Flossmoor Village Board could pave the way for a cannabis dispensary in town somewhere other than Vollmer Road, though no specific proposal for one is on the table.

The village board voted unanimously on Tuesday, Jan. 18, to approve its consent agenda, including an amendment to its Zoning Regulations for Cannabis Dispensing Organizations ordinance. The change removes a requirement for such organizations to be located along Vollmer Road.

In a report to the board, Building and Zoning Administrator Scott Bugner noted cannabis-dispensing organizations were added in 2019 as a special use in B-3 and . . .

Winter events


  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.


  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.


  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.


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