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Mayor Jay Gillian plans to ask City Council to adopt a new ordinance prohibiting the cultivation, manufacturing, testing and sale of marijuana in Ocean City.
Existing city ordinances that ban marijuana were invalidated by the state's recent legalization of cannabis.
Gillian explained in his weekly mayor's address Friday that the state's marijuana legislation gives municipalities 180 days to reinstate their previous restrictions on pot.
His entire message follows.