ORDINANCE 598

 

AN ORDINANCE TO ADOPT A FEE SCHEDULE FOR THE ANIMAL SHELTER COMMISSION OPERATIONS

 

WHEREAS, the City of Norris has an established Animal Shelter Commission, and         

 

WHEREAS, the City of Norris City Council wishes to amend certain aspects of the Municipal Code regarding Animal Shelter Commission fees, and

 

WHEREAS, the Animal Shelter Commission has made certain recommendations to City Council to amend the Code regarding Dogs & Cats, and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Norris City Council is empowered to make changes to City Code per Article IV and Article V of the City Charter, and

 

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NORRIS AS FOLLOWS:

 

SECTION 1:  That the following fee schedule is hereby adopted:

 

Adoption fee: Donation*
*Animals under six months of age that have not been spayed or neutered require a $25 refundable deposit. Refund shall be issued by city upon completion and proof of spay or neuter within 30 days of six month threshold.

Lifetime registration: $5 per animal

City pickup fee for loose animals: $25 per animal

City boarding fee for animals held at shelter facility: $7 per day, per animal

 

 

 

 

SECTION 6:  This ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its approval as required by law.

 

Adopted First reading: August 8, 2016

 

Public Hearing:  September 12, 2016

 

                      Adopted Second reading: September 12, 2016