MJ Biz reports…

The Artist Tree in Koreatown is open for business – finally.

The Los Angeles cannabis retailer – which operates under the holding company TAT Koreatown – received temporary approval from the city to operate in mid-April, nearly 20 months after signing a lease on its 2,200-square-foot property on Western Avenue.

The Artist Tree is one of three marijuana businesses that have cleared the regulatory, administrative and funding hurdles to gain temporary approval to open retail stores under the long-delayed Phase 3 rollout of the city’s social equity program.

L.A. opened the application process for social equity applicants in September 2019.

The three newly opened retailers are among 200 deemed eligible for the coveted social equity retail licenses.

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