Moundsville City Council is currently considering medical marijuana dispensaries and growers.

The City Council held their first reading on two ordinances drafted by the City Attorney, which defines medical marijuana and determines which zones it is allowed in.

City council approved the first reading with a 3-2 vote, nays coming from councilmen Eugene Saunders and Philip Remke.

Moundsville City Council will hold a second reading of the two ordinances on Tuesday, March 17.