All alerts for Vancouver, WA: http://stopbsl.com/?s=%22vancouver%2C+wa%22
I will post reminders when we get closer to August. In the meantime, please send correspondence to city council and the city attorney, providing breed-neutral options and explaining why BSL is an ethical, financial, legal, and public safety failure.
City Attorney’s office: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mayor and council
Tim.Leavitt@cityofvancouver.us; Jeanne.Harris@cityofvancouver.us; Jeanne.Stewart@cityofvancouver.us; Larry.Smith@cityofvancouver.us; Pat.Campbell@cityofvancouver.us; email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
Next consent agenda meeting with citizen forum: June 13. Consent agenda meetings are held the second and fourth Monday of each month, 6:30 PM. Consent agenda meetings have a Citizen Forum at the end, where citizens may speak on any item not on the agenda. Council meetings take place in Council Chambers, City Hall, first floor, 210 East 13th Street.
Vancouver will consider pit bull options in August
Published: Monday, June 06, 2011, 11:53 PM
By Elliot Njus, The Oregonian
The Vancouver City Council will take up a discussion on pit pulls after a 9-year-old boy was attacked and injured by several of the dogs.[…]
The council will take up the issue in a work session, but not until August at the earliest. The timeline would allow city staff to present a number of options, as well as gather data on whether breed-specific bans have been effective elsewhere, City Attorney Ted Gathe said.[…]
Full article retrieved 6/7/11 from http://www.oregonlive.com/clark-county/index.ssf/2011/06/vancouver_will_consider_pit_bull_options_in_august.html