Archive for October 15th, 2016

Amendments to dog ordinances on way to committee

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

By Nicole Hennessy

For the past month city officials and attorneys have been taking another look at Avon Lake’s recently passed dog ordinances.

Particularly, the city’s safety committee is now considering adding a ‘strict liability’ clause to ensure intended results during the prosecution phase.

Councilman Dave Kos, who chairs the safety committee, said discussions are also taking place regarding giving judges the ability to remove dogs from the city.

“I am looking …Read More