Council Adopts Ordinance 2013-3: Animal Control Ordinance
Northumberland Borough Council adopted Ordinance 2013-3, addressing animals in the Borough by amending the title of Chapter 24 “Dogs” to “Animals; at the September 17, 2013 Borough Council meeting. The ordinance becomes effective on January 1, 2014. The ordinance establishes procedures for the disposition of animals; prohibits keeping animals making disturbing noises; controls animal defecation on public property; regulates keeping certain animals; and penalties for violation. The entire ordinance is attached.