Marijuana Licensing Information

Pursuant to City Code Subsection 42-714(b), notice is hereby given that applications will be accepted for a license in Quadrant 4 beginning January 30, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. through  February 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Before an application for a marijuana establishment license will be accepted, a potential applicant must request and obtain zoning compliance verification from City Development. Zoning compliance verification will be determined within 10 days of receipt of a request, unless a survey is required, in which case verification will be determined within 20 days of receipt of a request. It is recommended that applicants submit the form to City Development with as much lead-time as practicable. It is also suggested that the applicant provide a property survey to ensure adequate review/processing time.

Retail and Co-located Marijuana Application

Quadrant 4 Eligible Location Map

Hearing Date Application TypeApplicant Name/Address
No hearings


Retail or Co-Located Retail/Medical Marijuana Stores:

The City Code currently allows one retail or co-located retail/medical marijuana store within each geographic quadrant in the city for a total of four stores. The City of Thornton currently has retail marijuana stores at the following four locations:

  • Futurevision 2020, LLC dba Medicine Man Thornton at 130 W. 84th Avenue (Quadrant 1)

  • Rocky Road Remedies, LLC dba Rocky Road Thornton at 3901 E. 112th Avenue (Quadrant 2)

  • Cannabis King, LLC dba Green Dragon Colorado at 5823 E. 128th Avenue (Quadrant 3)

Retail, Medical, or Co-Located Marijuana Testing Facilities:

The City Code allows retail, medical, or co-located marijuana testing facilities within Industrial, Business Park, or Employment Center zoning districts with no limit on the number of locations.