A medical marijuana plant is seen growing at Tom Owens’ secured growing facility Friday, June 9, 2017 in Maple Valley Township.(Photo: JEFFREY M. SMITH, TIMES HERALD)Buy Photo
Capac officials are taking more time to consider local medical marijuana rules after getting a flood of feedback on the issue this week.
Residents and other officials packed Monday night’s regular village council meeting, looking for answers on medical marijuana and the impact of the proposed cultivation facility that spurred the recent discussion.
But after nearly two hours, council members tabled a final decision on two ordinances — one authorizing and permitting commercial medical marijuana facilities and another that handles zoning — until at least their next regular meeting in two weeks.
“Then we can discuss it,” said village President John Grzyb. “I think we all got a feel of what the community wants.”
Ken Stecker, a representative of the Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan, presented a rundown on medical marijuana laws,