The Village of Salmo is planning to add an addendum to its Animal Control Bylaw #699 – Bylaw #705, Village of Salmo Animal Control Bylaw #699 Addendum, 2019 to regulate the keeping of Service Dogs and Emotional Support Animals (ESAs), including Livestock Emotional Support Animals (LESAs). This bylaw has been developed in close consultation with the Village’s legal counsel.
Initial readings will take place at the regular Council Meeting on Tuesday, May 28th in the Council Chamber at 7:00 p,m. Prior to the regular Council Meeting, Council will hold a Committee of the Whole (COTW) meeting from 6:00 pm. to 6:45 p.m. to discuss the proposed bylaw addendum in a public forum.
Salmo residents may also submit any comments they may have on this draft bylaw to the Chief Administrative Officer at the Village office prior to the meeting. All comments must be in writing and received no later than 12:00 noon on May 28th. Comments received from Salmo residents will be shared with Council prior to the meeting and with the public at the COTW meeting.
A copy of the draft bylaw is available for viewing or download here -> 705 – Animal Control Bylaw addendum Draft – May 21 2019
Current Animal Control Bylaw -> 699 – Animal Control Bylaw 2018