Medical cannabis grower wants to dig his roots in Streator

STREATOR – Streator’s Plan Commission agreed on details of where marijuana businesses can be located and one cannabis cultivator wants to dig his roots in Streator. Commissioners voted Tuesday night to recommend that the council pass an ordinance where marijuana businesses are allowed within the city limits. CEO Paul Magelli of Llerrem, a medicinal cultivator based out of Chicago, announced to commissioners that he plans on applying for a license to grow in Streator. The cultivation center would be For medicinal purposes only because Magelli says there’s not a good market for highly effective quality.