Legalization of recreational marijuana topic of information session in Rossland

There's an information session in Rossland this week when it comes to the legalization of Recreational Marijuana.

Emily Roberts is a Medical Marijuana Consultant at the Rossland Dispensary.

She says she's been hearing a lot of questions from  residents, so they're going to give a synopsis of what to expect October 17th.. 

The free information session is Thursday from 7-8 at the old Firehall in Rossland.

Meanwhile she says things won't be up and running right away October 17th

There's only one government run shop in Kamloops, all the others will have to wait until that date to apply.