The Grand County commissioners on Tuesday approved licenses for a marijuana grow and retail operation in the former Highland Lumber building in Tabernash. (Lance Maggart,

Extensive Tabernash marijuana operation OK’d by Grand County

The Grand County Board of Commissioners has approved six marijuana licenses for a new facility in Tabernash.

The commissioners granted IgadI Ltd. licenses for cultivation and sales for both retail and medical marijuana, as well as licenses for manufacturing both retail and medical marijuana-infused products.

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IgadI plans to open a marijuana cultivation facility in the former Highland Lumber building in Tabernash. The facility will also include an extraction lab and industrial kitchen for making marijuana-infused products, and a space for retail and medical marijuana sales.

“We were just thrilled with the amount of public support we got from the whole community,” said David Michel, IgadI’s general counsel. “We were really honored with how many people showed up for the tours that we ran and saw for themselves what we were doing and made their decisions based on that rather than just listening to what came from the Grand County rumor mill.”

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