Marijuana Information

Marihuana Business Application Information

The City of Big Rapids is now accepting applications for marihuana businesses. Please see the following documents for more information on the application process and the Application forms.

Application Process Overview
This document provides a one-page overview of the complete application process, including the timeline which starts when the City receives the Phase I Application.

Phase I Application Form
Application form which must be complete, with attachments, to start the application process.

Phase II Application Form
Application form which must be complete, with attachments, at the beginning of the second phase of the process. 

Application Instructions
This four-page document provides more direction to Applicants on how to complete the application forms and what information is needed with the various attachments.

Application Packet
This is one file which includes all four of the above documents. 

To begin the application process, please submit one hard copy and one digital copy of the complete Phase I Application form, with all required attachments, to the City Clerk, Tamyra Gillis at City Hall, at tgillis@cityofbr.org or 231-592-4020.

Questions about the Application process?
Please review the Application Process Overview and the Application Instructions.
If further questions, contact Neighborhood Services Director, Paula Priebe at ppriebe@cityofbr.org or 231-592-4035.