Commission Meeting Update

At their next regular session meeting, Athens-Clarke County commissioners will be taking public comments on proposed changes to the Athens-Clarke County Animal Control ordinances. The changes include requiring (1) that all animals other than feral cats be microchipped upon reclaim from the shelter; (2) the spay/neuter of dogs and cats the second time they are reclaimed from the shelter; and (3) the spay/neuter and better management of “dangerous dogs.” A draft of the ordinances should be available on the county website the Friday prior to the meeting (June 30, 2017) at

Come out to show your support by attending the Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission meeting on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 6:00pm in the Commission Chamber on the second floor of City Hall at 301 College Avenue, Athens, GA 30601.