ATTENTION ALL RESIDENTS OF LEVAN TOWN
Please remember to keep all dogs properly contained on your property. If your dog(s) are found running at large you can be given a ticket.
Resolution No. 12142016-03
RESOLUTION TO SET THE FEE SCHEDULE FOR DOGS RUNNING AT LARGE
WHEREAS, the Town of Levan has Animal Control Ordinance which makes which makes it unlawful for dog to run at large, and
WHEREAS, the governing body of the Town of Levan may establish by Resolution fees and charges for services performed to enforce this Animal Control ordinance; which fees and charges are to be paid by the animal owner,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Levan Town Council that the following fee schedule be adopted:
DOGS RUNNING AT LARGE FEE SCHEDULE
1st Offense $50.00
2nd Offense $100.00
3rd Offense $200.00
4th Offense $400.00
5th Offense $750.00
Any further offenses after the 5th will be an additional $750.00
If there is no offense for a period of 365 days from the last offense, the fees start over again.
This resolution is effective as of the date of adoption
Passed and adopted the 14th day of December 2016.
9.06.040 RUNNING AT LARGE PROHIBITED
a. It shall be unlawful for the owner or keeper of any dog to permit such dog to run at large.
B. It shall be unlawful for an owner of a dog to permit such dog to go upon or be upon the private property of any person without the permission of the owner or person entitled to the possession of such private property.
C. The owner of any dog running at large shall be deemed in violation of this section regardless of the precautions taken to prevent the escape of the dog and to prohibit it from running at large.
D. Any dog running at large in violation of the provisions of this section is hereby declared to be a nuisance and menace to the public health and safety, and the dog shall be taken up and impounded as provided herein.