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Bay City Village Board discusses dog control

BAY CITY --- Last month, the Bay City Village Board discussed dog control.

Several citizens attending the board meeting expressed concern about the number of dogs running free while out with their owners. A discussion then ensued about whether or not to have a mandatory leash law. The board tabled the matter.

Also regarding the canines, the board approved taking stray dogs to the Pierce Veterinary Clinic in Ellsworth for a health certificate before taking them to the Goodhue County (Minn.) Humane Society.

In other business:

  • The board discussed public address systems for use in the hall for board meetings. Trustee Jack Celt said he'd get a price on a system from a Red Wing company for the next meeting. It was also announced a company from Madison submitted a price.
  • The board talked about having trash bins on Main Street. Clerk/Treasurer Kay Beder will look into pricing and options for the next meeting.

  • Jason Schulte

    Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts. 

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