Seeking to raise awareness about Texas’s medical marijuana program, one dispensary is taking its show on the road and bringing it to San Antonio.
San Marcos-based medical marijuana company Goodblend Texas launched the Cannabus — a 36-foot bus that has been retrofitted as a mobile dispensary and physician’s office so that potential customers can speak with medical professionals about whether they are eligible for the state’s medical marijuana program.
“We are doing everything we can to get the word out that the program is available to the people who need it,” said Marcus Ruark, the company’s president. “A lot of people don’t know there is a legal way to medical access, and we thought something like this would catch people’s attention.”
The Cannabus will be in San Antonio on Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Blue House at 1002 N. Flores St. People interested can sign up for consultations at bit.ly/3ARk1hx.
Medical marijuana is legal in Texas, but it’s very restricted. To get medical marijuana, patients must be accepted into the Texas Compassionate Use Program with a doctor’s prescription to help with