After directing the village's attorney to draft an ordinance to amend the zoning code to include regulations for medical marijuana cultivations centers and dispensaries under the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act, trustees will vote on the proposal this Monday.
He maintained that the DEA still classifies marijuana as a schedule 1 drug.
"The DEA has the full legal potential to enforce this federal law," Peck said at the June meeting. "Will this disqualify us for federal grants? I have a problem with this — I think the carriage is in front of the horse right now ... Plain and simple, it's illegal."