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Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter
1:29 pm CDT October 9, 2019

Orland Parkers looking to purchase legalized, recreational-use marijuana in the new year will need to travel outside village limits to do so.

The Orland Park Village Board voted unanimously on Oct. 7 to prohibit cannabis business establishments from operating in town.

The board members cited concerns about safety and murky details about the bill — as well as unanswered questions — as reasons why they voted to prohibit cannabis businesses.