Weeping Water Nebraska

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ORDINANCE NO. 591

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF WEEPING WATER, NEBRASKA, AMENDING SECTION 93.02 OF THE WEEPING WATER MUNICIPAL CODE, TO REMOVE THE EXCEPTION OF A CAT FOR ANIMALS RUNNING AT LARGE; TO PROVIDE FOR A DATE UPON WHICH THIS ORDINANCE SHALL BE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WEEPING WATER, NEBRASKA:

     SECTION 1.  That Section 93.02 of the Weeping Water Municipal Code relating to animals running at large; tethering, shall be amended as follows:

               (A)  It shall be unlawful for the owner of any cow, hog, horse, mule, sheep, goat, dog, cat, chicken, turkey, goose, or any other animal to permit the animal to run at large at any time on any of the public ways and property or the property of another in the City or to be tethered or staked out in such a manner so as to allow the animal to reach or pass into any public way or property or any property of another.

                  (B)  Any animal found running at large or tethered or staked out in violation of this section is a public nuisance and may be impounded or destroyed as provided in this chapter.

             (C)  Nothing in this section shall be construed to permit anyone to own an animal in the Corporate Limits of the City that is prohibited by the City Council.

     SECTION 2.  This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force from and after its passage, approval, and publication or posting as required by law.

     PASSED AND APPROVED this 12th day of July, 2010.