1114.11  MEDICAL MARIJUANA CULTIVATORS, PROCESSORS AND RETAIL DISPENSARIES.
   (a)   The term “medical marijuana” shall have the same meaning as in Section 3769.01(A) of the Ohio Revised Code, effective September 8, 2016.
   (b)   No person shall open, establish or operate any business or commercial enterprise of any kind as a cultivator, processor or retail dispenser of medical marijuana within the corporate limits of the City.
   (c)   No zoning clearance, permit, or other administrative approval shall be approved or issued by any administrative official of the City, nor shall any variance be approved or granted, to any person, business, or other applicant desiring or intending to operate a business or commercial enterprise engaged as a cultivator, processor, or retail dispenser of medical marijuana within the corporate limits of the City.
   (d)   Any use or condition caused or permitted to exist in violation of any of the provisions of this Section 1114.11 shall be and hereby is declared to be a public nuisance and may be abated by the City.  (Ord. 2017-5.  Passed 7-17-17.)