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New Orleans Info: City Council Committee May Consider Dog Ordinance on Mon., Dec. 3

(Friday, November 30, 2012)

The Governmental Affairs Committee of the New Orleans City Council may consider proposed changes to the city’s animal ordinance at its meeting on Monday, December 3, 2012. The American Kennel Club (AKC) has previously expressed concerns with the proposed changes, which may be read here. It is imperative that concerned residents contact the members of the Governmental Affairs Committee and respectfully express your concerns.

Councilwoman Susan G. Guidry, Committee Chair (Ordinance Sponsor)
City Hall, Room 2W80
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 658-1010
Fax: (504) 658-1016
sgguidry@nola.gov

Councilwoman Kristen Gisleson Palmer
City Hall, Room 2W70
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 658-1030
Fax: (504) 658-1037
kgpalmer@nola.gov

Councilwoman Diana Bajoie, Dist. B 
City Hall, Room 2W10
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 658-1020
Fax: (504) 658-1025
pbjackson@nola.gov (email for Councilwoman Bajoie’s administrative assistant, Portia B. Jackson)

Concerned residents are also encouraged to attend Monday’s meeting of the Governmental Affairs Committee. The meeting is scheduled to being at 10A.M., and will be held in the City Council Chambers at 1300 Perdido Street, New Orleans, LA 70112.

The AKC Government Relations Department will continue to report developments as they warrant. For more information, contact the Government Relations Department at (919) 816-3720, or email doglaw@akc.org.