Kenora Council is supporting the retail sales of recreational cannabis in the city.
Private stores will be allowed to open across the province on April 1, 2019. Businesses will have to apply for a licence to sell the product through the province, and applications can begin on December 17.
Licenses for managing staff and the business range from $750 to $6,000.
Municipalities have until January 22, 2019 to make a decision whether they will allow retail stores or not.
Kenora Council directed administration to draft a municipal policy statement which may address local sensitive uses and principles for cannabis Retail Store Locations.