Brant County council will decide the pot-shop question in January.

Councillors voted in favour Tuesday of holding a special council meeting next month to decide the issue of whether to permit retail cannabis stores in the municipality. The meeting is scheduled for Jan. 8 at 5 p.m. in the county council chambers in Paris.

The province has given municipalities until Jan. 22 to make a decision.

Brant councillors have three options.

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