Benton Township OKs medical marijuana growing facility | Benton Harbor

BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township gave the green light for a medical marijuana growing facility on Tuesday.

The board voted unanimously to give Elliott Ridley of Berrien Springs a special use permit for the property at 1393 Paw Paw Ave.

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