Village of Antioch Recreational Cannabis Information and FAQs
In December 2019, the Antioch Village Board approved several ordinances that allow for recreational cannabis to be sold within the village limits. The first ordinance provides regulations regarding the cultivation, processing, and dispensing of cannabis in the village as well as business registration requirements. The second ordinance establishes the zoning regulations for cannabis facilities within the village. A third ordinance places regulations on the number and location of dispensaries and cultivation centers allowed in Antioch. The fourth ordinance enacts a 3% tax on the sale of cannabis products. The State of Illinois’ Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act legalized the consumption and possession of cannabis for adults 21 and older in Illinois effective January 1, 2020.
Village of Antioch Local Ordinances:
In July 2023, the Antioch Village Board voted to change the number of recreational cannabis dispensary licenses allowed in the village from one to two. (Links to ordinance coming soon)
Ordinance No. 23-07-15
The Village Board also voted for a variance and special land use permit to allow for the temporary and permanent facilities at 471 and 453 Main Street, and a permanent location at 417 E Route 173 Suites 106 & 107. (Links to ordinances coming soon)
Ordinance No. 23-07-16
Ordinance No. 23-07-17
Ordinance No. 23-07-18
Ordinance No. 23-07-19
Ordinance No. 23-07-20
The temporary location at 471 Main Street opened the week of October 9, 2023.