A cannabis corridor could be coming to a busy stretch of highway here.
Township boards have approved applications from three cannabis dispensaries proposed for the 1100 block of Route 73.
The planning board on March 9 gave initial approval for an NJ Green Care dispensary at the former Sage Diner. The long-vacant building is at 1170 Route 73, a corner property at the Church Road intersection.
The board also gave final approval to a dispensary planned for a former Denny’s restaurant at 1132 Route 73. That location, pursued by NAAVI Realty LLC, most recently held Oceancrat The Boiling Seafood and a ramen house.
And the zoning board on March 1 approved an application for a third firm, Daylite Cannabis, to operate at a former real estate office at 1136 Route 73.