Springfield, TN, already has BSL for “pit bull” owners. The city intends to add another breed-specific ordinance to the current BSL—a special $50 registration fee.
Update 10/6/11: Bless the Bullys reports that the fee would be retroactive. Next city council meeting: October 18.
Ordinance Would Charge Fee For Pitbulls
Posted: Oct 03, 2011 4:31 PM CDT
by Amanda Hara
Springfield, Tenn. – The City of Springfield already requires pit bulls to be registered, muzzled and leashed at all times and registered on a city database, but those rules could soon become stricter.
City Manager Paul Nutting says a new ordinance will likely pass requiring owners to pay a 50 dollar registration fee for their pit bull. […]
City Manager Paul Nutting said the ordinance passed its first reading and will likely pass its third and final reading no later than November.
Full article retrieved 10/5/11 from http://www.newschannel5.com/story/15607080/ordinance-would-charge-fee-for-pitbulls
Contact info for Springfield, TN city officials
City Hall, 405 North Main Street, Springfield, Tennessee 37172