The second of three locations for TerraVida Holistic Centers, the dispensary on 1626 Old York Road will open to patients Thursday.
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A new medical marijuana dispensary in Abington opens for business Thursday and TerraVida Holistic Centers’ co-owner Chris Visco expects it to be one of the busiest in the state.
Visco, along with co-owner Adina Birnbaum and members of Abington’s Township Council, cut the ribbon on its new dispensary at 1626 Old York Road in Abington on Monday night, the second of the company’s three locations.
The company opened its first location in Sellersville on Feb. 17, and a third location in Malvern, Chester County, will to open in two weeks, Visco said.
The Sellersville location opened to about 115 patients its first day, and Visco said she expects at least the same amount at Abington when it starts dispensing later this week.
The stores are closer to main roads like the Pennsylvania Turnpike, state Route 611 and state Route 202, but Visco added about 20 percent of her Sellersville customers live closer to Abington. The township