Medical marijuana farm could head to St. Clair County

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(KTVI) - A medical marijuana farm could be coming to St. Clair County, Illinois.  The Belleville News Democrat reports that the 12 acre site is located in the town of Marissa.  If approved, it will be the first medical marijuana farm in St. Clair County.  A special use permit must be obtained from the county board as well as final approval from state officials.

Another medical marijuana farm in being proposed in Godfrey, Illinois in Madison County.