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The Maui News
Maui Grown Therapies will open its second medical cannabis retail facility today in Lahaina, the state Department of Health announced.
The new location is at 1087 Limahana Pl., Unit 4B, and is open via appointment only for registered patients preordering at Mauigrown.com. Maui Grown Therapies’ other dispensary is located at the Maui Lani Village Center in Kahului and was the first licensed dispensary in the state allowed to sell medical cannabis when it opened on Aug. 8, 2017.
On Thursday, DOH issued a formal notice for Maui Grown to proceed with its second retail location.
“Maui Grown Therapies’ Lahaina store is the state’s 16th licensed retail center and the third on Maui, which is home to 19 percent of Hawaii’s registered patients,” said Michele Nakata, dispensary licensing section supervisor.
“The Lahaina store will provide much-needed expansion of access for patients (in) West Maui in a convenient and contact-free manner.”
Pono Life Maui, the island’s other licensed dispensary, is located at 415 Dairy Road in Kahului.
As of Feb. 28, there were 31,853 registered medical cannabis patients statewide, the DOH said.
For registered adult patients, the primary reported condition is severe pain. For