Marihuana Industry

The Village of Edmore welcomes entrepreneurs looking to open their marihuana business. A limited number of both medical marihuana facilities and recreational marihuana establishments are permitted to operate within the B1,B2, and industrial zoning districts in the Village. All marihuana facilitates/establishments must hold a Special Use Permit and be licensed both with the State of Michigan and the Village of Edmore.

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Ordinance 2020-1 Regulation of Medical Marihuana Ordinance

Ordinance 2020-2 Regulation of Recreational Marihuana Ordinance

Guide to Marihuana Business Licensing

 

Applications

Municipal marihuana license applications will be considered at regularly scheduled Village Council Meetings. An application must be complete and submitted three weeks prior to a meeting to be considered. Before applying for a municipal marihuana license your facility/establishment must have been issued a Special Use Permit from the Edmore Planning Commission. The Planning Commission meets as needs arise. Upon receiving an application for a Special Use Permit a meeting will be called.

Special Use Permit Application

Municipal Marihuana License Application

Available Licenses

Medical Facilities Number of Licenses
Grower (all classes) 2
Processor 2
Provisioning Center 0 (2 have already been issued)
Safety Compliance Center 4
Secure Transporter 4
Recreational Establishments  
Grower (all classes) 2
Processor 2
Microbusiness 1
Retailer 0 (2 have already been issued)
Safety Compliance Center 4
Secure Transporter 4

Zoning

The following types of marihuana facilities/establishments are permitted in the following districts:

B1 General Business District

  • Marihuana Microbusiness
  • Marihuana Retailer
  • Provisioning Center

B2 Highway Business District

  • Marihuana Microbusiness
  • Marihuana Retailer
  • Provisioning Center
  • Grower (Class A,B,C)
  • Processor
  • Safety Compliance Facility/Establishment
  • Secure Transporter

Industrial District

  • Grower (Class A,B,C)
  • Processor
  • Safety Compliance Facility/Establishment
  • Secure Transporter

Marihuana Facility and Establishment Zoning Map

In accordance with Federal law and US Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex and familial status. “Hearing or speech impaired services available by dialing 711”. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs). To file a complaint of discrimination, write to: USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-5694 (TDD).