The Pleasant Ridge City Commission approved an ordinance allowing for recreational marijuana establishments in the City on July 13, 2021. The ordinance becomes effective on July 28. The City will begin accepting applications for recreational marijuana business licenses on September 15, 2021. We anticipate having the application form available for prospective business owners by mid-August.
The ordinance is available at this link. It clearly spells out the number of establishments permitted, location and operation standards, and application requirements.
The marijuana facilities license application is available at this link. The City will begin accepting applications on September 15.
Prospective applicants should consult with your legal counsel with any questions. City administration will not be providing any interpretations of the ordinance language or application requirements.