The local community made their feelings clear about the proposed “pit bull” ban. The photo at the link is particularly telling.
Previous alert for Hot Springs: http://stopbsl.com/2009/11/30/hot-springs-ar-pit-bull-ban-on-agenda-dec-1/
Animal ban dies at board meeting
By: Don Thomason – The Sentinel-Record – Published: 12/02/2009
Dog breeds commonly known as “pit bulls” received a reprieve from the Hot Springs Board of Directors Tuesday night when an ordinance that would have banned them from the city died for lack of a second.
After the ordinance was read, District 1 Director Peggy Maruthur made a motion to adopt the ordinance, but Mayor Mike Bush’s request for a second was greeted by silence from the board members.
A second request by Bush for a second to Maruthur’s motion drew the same response and when he declared the ordinance dead, the crowd of about 100 citizens on hand to voice their opi…
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