Rockville Centre passed a ban on pit bulls and Rottweilers in early June. Breed-specific laws are a violation of NY state law.
The Board of Trustees will meet at 8:15 on June 29 at Village Hall to vote on whether to keep the ban. The public is encouraged to contact the board members and to attend the meeting.
Previous alerts for Rockville Centre: http://stopbsl.com/?s=rockville+centre
Contact the Board of Trustees: http://www.rvcny.us/boardoftrustees.html
Rockville Centre to vote on pit bull, Rottweiler ban
June 28, 2010 By LAURA RIVERA, email@example.com
The Rockville Centre Village board, facing criticism from animal rights advocates for enacting a ban on pit bulls and Rottweilers, is set to vote Tuesday night on a measure to suspend the law’s implementation.
The code, passed on June 8 by a vote of 4 to 1, has provoked a swift response from local and national groups, who say the act itself violates a 1997 state law that forbids municipalities… [remainder of article available to subscribers only]