An ordinance to establish rules for the control of an­imals within the Bear Lake Village limits.
The Village of Bear Lake ORDAINS:
Section 1. Bear Lake Beach and Public Accesses
No person shall permit any an­imal owned by him/her or in his/her custody to enter or re­main on the public beach known as “Bear Lake Beach” or the public accesses to Bear Lake.

Section 2. Leashes
No person shall permit any an­imal owned by him/her or in his/her custody to be in any public area, including the Bear Lake Beach or public accesses, unless on a leash or rope not over six (6) feet in length, except in certain areas designated by the Superintendent. All such areas shall be prominently posted.

Section 3. Cleanup
No owner or person having custody of any dog or other an­ imal shall permit the animal to defecate on any public area, unless the defecation is re­moved immediately.

Section 4. Violations

Fines Violation of this section shall be a municipal civil infraction, for which the fine shall be $75.

Section 5. Repeal
All ordinances or parts of or­dinances of Bear Lake Village inconsistent herewith are hereby repealed so far as they may be inconsistent with the provisions of this Ordinance.

Section 6. Effective Date and Publication
This ordinance shall be pub­lished within fifteen (15) days after its passage and shall be­come effective thirty (30) days from the date of its passage.

Adopted this 18th day of April 2012.

This ordinance was duly ad­opted on the 18th day of April, 2012, at a regular meeting of the Village Council and will become effective on the 18th day of May, 2012.

Date: 18th day of April, 2012 Signed: Glen Moore, Village President Signed:
Melanie Ware, Village Clerk

Respectfully Submitted, Melanie Ware, Clerk Village of Bear Lake 231-864-4300
May 7, 2012