Wyoming, MI: City to look at dog ordinances (possible BSL)

One Wyoming, MI, resident is pushing for breed-specific laws. Although nothing official has been proposed yet, the police department says they’re looking into options.

City of Wyoming, 1155 – 28th Street SW, PO Box 905, Wyoming, MI  49509
Phone:  616.530.7238
Contact the city council via a feedback form: https://www.ci.wyoming.mi.us/feedback/feedback.asp

City Council Formal Sessions are held at City Hall in the Council Chambers on the first and third Monday of each month at 7:00 PM and the Work Sessions are held at City Hall in the Council Chambers on the second Monday of each month at 7:00 PM to review items for upcoming meetings.


Pushing for new dog laws

July 05, 2011 9:51 PM

WYOMING, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – A Wyoming woman is pushing for new dog laws.

Some residents living on Honeoye Street in Wyoming are looking for stricter laws governing dogs deemed dangerous. They’ve asked the city council to pass an ordinance that would require pit bulls to be micro-chipped and penned or muzzled and allow owners to have only one breed of a certain dog. […]

Taylor brought the issue before the city on June 6th. The Wyoming Police Department says it is reviewing the city’s current laws and looking at laws in other cities. […]

Full article retrieved 7/6/11 from http://www.wwmt.com/articles/laws-1393039-mich-new.html


2 responses to “Wyoming, MI: City to look at dog ordinances (possible BSL)

  1. Per an e-mail I received from the assistant city manager for Wyoming, MI the city police chief will be presenting pit bull information to the city council on July 18th.

    Here’s the e-mail I received:
    Please be advised that Police Chief Carmody will be presenting preliminary information on pitbulls at the City Council meeting on July 18, 2011. The City Council will not be taking action on this item at this time. The City Council Meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at 7:00 p.m.

    Kelli VandenBerg

    Assistant to the City Manager

    City of Wyoming

    1155 28th Street SW

    Wyoming, MI 49509

    (616) 530-7272

    Please note, the City’s office hours are Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Offices are closed on Friday.

    Please visit our City Manager’s blog for information about the City of Wyoming, http://www.wyomingmi.gov/blog_index.asp

    • Thank you, Cheryl! I will create a reminder alert to this effect. I appreciate your update.