City council in Illinois floats the idea of paying for a new pool with cannabis tax revenue

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The city of Ottawa, Ill. is debating what to do with its local cannabis tax revenue. According to WCMY, mayor Dan Aussem suggested cannabis sales tax revenue could foot the bill. Total figures for 2021 are not yet available, but the state is reportedly on track to generate $1.8 billion ($2.3 billion) in sales. Illinois legalized cannabis for recreational use in Jan. 2020. Recreational cannabis taxes fund $16 million grant to expand marijuana research for veterans with PTSD More than half of Canadians who use cannabis choose to obtain it through a legal source Want to know if your kids are buying drugs?

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The city of Ottawa, Ill. is debating what to do with its local cannabis tax revenue.

Among the ideas for the city of about 20,000 people? Building a new public pool, financed by the sales of cannabis.

Recreational cannabis taxes fund $16 million grant to expand marijuana research for veterans with PTSD More than half of Canadians who use cannabis choose...

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