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Record #: O2021-1166   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 3/24/2021 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on License and Consumer Protection
Final action: 4/21/2021
Title: Designation of 42nd Precinct of 2nd Ward as Restricted Cannabis Zone prohibiting new or additional cultivation centers, craft growers, and processing, infuser, dispensing and transporting organizations
Sponsors: Hopkins, Brian
Attachments: 1. O2021-1166.pdf

Committee on License and Consumer Protection

March 24, 2021

 

 

ORDINANCE

 

 

WHEREAS, Section 55-28 ofthe Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, codified at 410 ILCS 705/55-28, authorizes the legal voters of any precinct within a municipality with a population of over 500,000 to petition their local alderman, in conformity with procedural requirements set forth in Section 55-28, to introduce an ordinance establishing the precinct as a restricted cannabis zone; and

WHEREAS, The requisite procedural requirements have been met; now therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

SECTION 1. Pursuant to Section 55-58 ofthe Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act ("the Act"), the 42nd Precinct of the 2nd Ward, as described herein, is hereby designated as a Restricted Cannabis Zone within the meaning of Section 55-28 of the Act. All cannabis business establishments including: cultivation centers; craft growers; processing organizations; infuser organizations; dispensing organizations; and transporting organizations, shall be prohibited within the boundaries of such 42nd Precinct, with such boundaries beginning at the intersection of N. Clark St. and W. Elm St., thence east on W. Elm St. to N. State St., thence southeast on N. State . St. to W. Maple St., thence west on W. Maple St. to N. Clark St., and thence north on N. Clark St. to the place of the beginning.

 

SECTION 2. This ordinance shall take full force and effect upon its passage and publication, and shall remain in effect for four years following its effective date.

BRIAN HOPKINS Alderman, 2nd Ward