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Resolution 2016-89RESOLUTION NO. 2016-89 A RESOLUTION RESTRICTING RETAIL MARIJUANA OPERATIONS ON LAND OWNED BY THE PUEBLO WEST METROPOLITAN DISTRICT PUEBLO WEST METROPOLITAN DISTRICT WHEREAS, the Board of Directors of the Pueblo West Metropolitan District has reviewed the current number of retail marijuana facilities currently located within Pueblo West Metropolitan District's boundaries; and WHEREAS, the Board of Directors has reviewed the current number of marijuana cultivation and infusion centers currently located within the Pueblo West Metropolitan District's boundaries; and WHEREAS, the Board of Directors has sought out input from concerned citizens of the Pueblo West Metropolitan District; and WHEREAS, the Board of Directors, by way of Resolution 2014-33, requested the Pueblo County Commissioners not grant any additional licenses within the Pueblo West Metropolitan District's boundaries for the sale or cultivation of retail marijuana; and WHEREAS, it is not believed to be in the best interest of the Pueblo West Metropolitan District to have a large concentration of retail marijuana outlets or marijuana cultivation and infusion centers within the Pueblo West Metropolitan District's boundaries; and WHEREAS, the Board of Directors, having heard the concerns and requests of citizens, agrees that the number of licenses granted for retail marijuana outlets and retail marijuana cultivation centers within the Pueblo West Metropolitan District's boundaries exceeds the number of licenses that should be granted in this community; and WHEREAS, the District currently owns 281 properties zoned as follows: A-3=19, R-1=9, R-3=10, R-4=37, R-5=78, B-1=25, B-4=86, and 1-2=17. WHEREAS, the Board of Directors believes it would be in the best interest of the district to place restrictions, intended to run with the land, on District owned properties restricting the sale, transfer, cultivation, infusion and manufacture of retail marijuana, cannabis, and hemp products. THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Directors of the Pueblo West Metropolitan District that the Board of Directors does hereby direct staff to draft and record deed restrictions on all Industrial and Business zoned District owned property, to run with the land, restricting retail marijuana, cannabis, or hemp manufacture, growing, sales, extraction, baking, transfer, distribution, transportation and infusion. I hereby certify that the foregoing is a full, true and correct copy of a resolution duly passed and adopted at a regularly held meeting of the Board of Directors of the Pueblo West Metropolitan District on the 13 day of December, 2016, by the following vote: AYES, and in favor thereof, Directors: Barbara Bernard, Mike French Judy Leonard, Terry Zupan NOES, Directors: Mark Carmel ABSENT, Directors: / �--Se etarJy