Licensing leaves dog ordinance discussion

Council members Erica Young (left) and Ellen Hunter were sworn in by town clerk Pam Kraft at the last regular town council meeting Wednesday, April 12. Young was sworn in for the second time this year, previously appointed to take the place of resigned council member Stephen Barnes.

Plaindealer photo by Dalton Carver

by Dalton Carver

On recommendation from town staff and the marshal’s department, it was decided licensing will no longer be considered part of the dog ordinance revisions in front of town council, during its regular meeting Wednesday, April 12. However, that was one of the only recent changes made to the draft dog ordinance that has been discussed since last year.
After consulting the marshal’s department about the issue, Town Manager Jen Coates returned to council with information that influenced...

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