Detroit awards First 33 Adult-Use Cannabis Commercial Licenses Under Updated Ordinance

The first 33 applicants for retail marijuana licenses for adults-only use in the city of Detroit have been notified of their approval. Since voters in Michigan legalized recreational marijuana usage four years ago, this news marks a significant step forward in the city’s efforts to build a marijuana sector for adults.

After two months of independent assessment and grading, the City’s Office of Marijuana Ventures & Entrepreneurship has selected the following 13 non-equity applications and 20 equity applicants as meeting all of the requirements for a license: All applicants’ names, categories, and scores can be seen on the Office of Marijuana Ventures & Entrepreneurship’s website (

Equity Licenses

1. House of Zen            14501 Mack2. LIV Cannabis            12604 E Jefferson3. Motor City Kush       10 E 8 Mile4. Liberty Cannabis     2540 Rosa Parks5. High Profile               20327 Groesbeck6. Chronic City              6810 E. McNichols7. Plan B                         20101 W 8 Mile8. DaCut                         12668 Gratiot9. Blue Wave                 1947 W Fort10. The Remedy           20041 W 8 Mile11. Cloud Cannabis      16003 Mack12. Gage 313                   14239 W 8 Mile13. Detroit Herbal Ctr   14325 Wyoming14. Nuggets                   18270 Telegraph15. Livernois Provision 8305 Livernois16. Inhale                        15670 E 8 Mile17. TJM Enterprises     8600 E 8 Mile #2818. The Herbalist          15510 W Warren19. Ivy League               471 S Schaefer20. SJTC Enterprises   6640 E 8 Mile

Non-Equity Licenses

1. Luxury Loud             2520 22nd2. THC Detroit              19533 W Warren3. Det Natural              3394 Fort4. Jars Cannabis          11400 8 Mile5. House of Dank        3340 E 8 Mile6. SMOK                        7461 W 8 Mile7. Oz Cannabis            16829 Harper8. MPP Services          2710 Livernois9. West Coast Meds   8620 Lyndon10. Cookies                   6030 8 Mile11. Southwest Meds   6237 Federal12. Leaf and Bud        14470 Livernois13. Playa Kind              8301 St. Aubin

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan’s administration has been working closely with Council President Pro Tem James Tate to ensure that all Detroiters get a fair shot at the $3 billion in annual revenue that is expected to come from the marijuana sector in Michigan by 2024.



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