Recreational Marihuana Permit

On July 25, 2022, the City Council adopted an ordinance to allow for recreational marihuana within the City of Dowagiac.

Regulatory Documents
Ordinance 2022-05 - Regulatory Ordinance (effective 08/19/2022)
Ordinance 2022-06 - Zoning Ordinance
Resolution 07-25-2022 #9 - License Types and Numbers
Resolution 07-25-2022 #10 - Application Fees

Application
Complete AUME Permit Application

Applications will be accepted beginning on August 19, 2022** at the
Assistant City Manager's Office
Dowagiac City Hall
241 S Front Street
Dowagiac, MI 49047
(269) 782-0437

**Anyone at city hall with application in hand at 8:30 a.m. on August 19th will have the same timestamp. If there are more than three applicants at the door, the applications will be reviewed for completeness and all complete applications will be placed in a lottery to select the three to be issued conditional licenses. Should a lottery be needed, it will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 24, 2022.