REDDING, Calif – “Its like the first thing you’ll see when you look over at the Good News Rescue Mission like oh they have a cannabis club, it’s a little difficult to process when you know what kind of services they offer there,” said Ant Sevilla from Empire Recovery Center.
On Tuesday, one cannabis businesses is taking the next step in his appeal to open shop right in front of the Good News Resuce Mission.
The proposed business will take over the old Northern Rehab Center on South Market Street.
However, for some rehab facilities in town they do not feel the move is appropriate.
“They have a right to open a business but should it be next to a treatment facility,” said Sevilla.
Empire Recovery Center told Action News Now they experienced a similar situation when they had a facility in the city of Shasta Lake.
Their neighbor … a cannabis dispensary.
And although they didn’t