Otter Tail County Public Hearing

OTTER TAIL COUNTY, MN
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND
INTENT TO REPLACE AND ADOPT ORDINANCE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the provisions of Minnesota Statutes 375.51, that the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners intends to replace the “Otter Tail County Animal Health and Control Ordinance” with the “Otter Tail County Animal Bite and Dangerous Dog Ordinance”.
The replacement ordinance proposed for adoption will be considered at a meeting of the County Board in the Commissioner’s Room at the Otter Tail County Government Services Center, 515 West Fir Avenue, Fergus Falls, Minnesota, on Tuesday June 12, 2018, at 10:30 a.m.
The revision to replace the “Otter Tail County Animal Health and Control Ordinance’, which are to be included in the  “Otter Tail County Animal Bite and Dangerous Dog Ordinance” proposed for adoption are primarily the following: Section II: Definitions for Animal Control Authority, Dangerous Dog, Hearing Officer and Potentially Dangerous Dog; and Section V: Hearing Procedures to provide an appeal process.
Copies of the “Otter Tail County Animal Bite and Dangerous Dog Ordinance” are available on the Otter Tail County website http://www.co.otter-tail.mn.us/1098/Ordi nances-Policies, at the County Administrator’s office and at the Otter Tail County Auditor-Treasurer’s office located in the Government Services Center (510 Fir Ave W, Fergus Falls, MN).
All interested persons are invited to attend the hearing or submit written testimony prior to the hearing date. Written testimony should be submitted to the County Administrator’s office, 520 West Fir Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537.
Wayne Stein
Otter Tail County Auditor-Treasurer
Dated: May 29, 2018
(Published June 6, 2018)