There are currently 269 medical marijuana dispensaries open for business in Oregon,according to the state’s health authority, which started issuing permits in March 2014. The Oregonian newspaper in Portland, by the way, has mapped nearly all of them. Medical weed is legal is 23 states, but very of few of them have licensed dispensaries. Oregon already has the second-highest number of medical marijuana patients per capita in the country, behind only Colorado.
Sandwich lovers, however, should not feel discouraged by Oregon’s latest love buzz. There are still 328 Subway locations in the state, 22 percent more businesses than marijuana dispensaries.