The retailers are ready and awaiting inspection to open in Southwest Michigan

A race is on as shops vie for first recreational cannabis sales in Southwest Michigan


Residents of Kalamazoo, Portage and Kalamazoo Township — have banned recreational businesses. The Bangor shop, about a half hour’s drive form Kalamazoo will become the closest option for these area's residents looking to buy cannabis on the adult-use market.

Bangor City Manager says “This really seems to have sparked some growth in the community.” also “It’s a legitimate business and that’s how we look at it,” she said, noting positive economic activity related to the new industry in Michigan.  

Another option for those shopping for recreational pot near Kalamazoo will likely be Battle Creek!