Montgomery, AL, plans to revise its vicious dog ordinance after receiving citizen complaints about vicious dogs. The city will hold a committee meeting on June 21 at 2 PM. The committee meeting will be open to the public. For additional information, contact the City Clerk’s Office at (334) 241-2096.
Some residents have asked council for BSL or a breed ban. At this time, it is unclear what direction the city will take. City officials have not publicly mentioned BSL or a breed ban. Residents and locals are encouraged to attend the committee meeting and council meetings to ensure that any revisions to the vicious dog law are breed-neutral.
Talks to resume on dog ordinance
2:15 AM, May. 18, 2011
Written by Jill Nolin
A committee of the Montgomery City Council has agreed to resume discussions on how to curtail the escalating problem of vicious and nuisance dogs in the city.[…]
Spear called the committee meeting for 2 p.m. June 21. The meeting will be open to the public.
At the center of the debate on how to address the problem is whether the city’s existing laws should be more aggressively enforced or if the laws should be changed.[…]
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