Due to the Extreme Heat over the upcoming week, the City of Westland has opened an emergency cooling center for residents. Cooling Center hours and location.

Westland City Hall, City Parks and the Jefferson Barns Community Vitality Center are open for our residents. Online services and the City drop boxes are still available for residents to use.  The two drop boxes located at City Hall for bill payments (no cash please) and document drop offs that will be checked daily.  The Senior Friendship Center will continue to be closed until further notice.  Thank you for your patience in this unprecedented challenging time and please stay healthy.


Marijuana Business Application

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On May 18th, 2020, the Westland City Council approved the Application Process for Marijuana Businesses in the City of Westland. 

The City of Westland is accepting applications between now and July 16, 2020 at 4:00 pm.  No exceptions will be made. 

May 14, 2020 Study Session Information

Marijuana Business License Application Materials

  • Marijuana Business License FAQ

    • Am I entitled to a refund if I am not selected for a city license?

    • Are there other costs associated with Westland’s marijuana business program?

    • How is the occupancy of an existing building determined?

    • How may I apply?

    • How will applications be scored?

    • How will it be determined if a building is blighted?

    • How will it be determined if property is environmentally contaminated?

    • If I am not selected for a city license, will I be placed on a waiting list?

    • If I disagree with my score, what can I do?

    • If my special land use is not approved, will I receive a refund?

    • Is there a list of properties that the City has determined will qualify as blighted or contaminated?

    • What if I intend to operate an adult-use marijuana establishment, but the Marijuana Regulatory Agency will first require me to obtain a medical marijuana facilities license?

    • What is pre-qualification?

    • What is the cost to apply?

    • When is the due date for applications?

    • Will my application be available to the public?

    • Will my application receive more points for being early?