Public notice is hereby given that Albany County Board of Commissioners intends in accordance with Wyo. Stat. § 16-3-103 and under the authority of Wyo. Stat. § 11-31-301 (g) to amend its Animal Control Regulations previously adopted by Resolution on November 6, 1979 and effective January 1, 1980 and Resolution on June 17, 1980 declaring dogs running at large a public nuisance. The proposed amended Animal Control Regulations include regulations relative to dogs running at large in the unincorporated areas within the county; that a fine shall be imposed on the owner of such animal and restitution for any damages to person or property caused by the animal; and dogs, whose ownership cannot be determined, or vicious dogs may be destroyed that is consistent with the purpose of Wyo. Stat. § 11-31-301.

     Interested persons may obtain a copy of these regulations at the Albany County Clerk’s Office, 525 Grand Avenue, Room 202, Laramie, Wyoming or may be viewed on the county website.

     PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Albany County Board of Commissioners will hold a PUBLIC HEARING on January 17, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. in the County Commissioner Chambers, Albany County Courthouse, Laramie, Wyoming to take oral comments from interested persons upon the proposed regulations. WRITTEN COMMENTS, data, views, and arguments may be submitted to the County Clerk, 525 Grand Avenue, Room 202, Laramie, Wyoming 82070 no later than January 9, 2017. Written comments may also be submitted via electronic mail to

     Any interested person may urge the County to not adopt the rules and also request the County state its reasons for overruling the consideration urged against adoption. Requests for an agency response must be made prior to, or within 30 (thirty) days after adoption of the rules, addressed to: Jackie R. Gonzales, County Clerk, 525 Grand Avenue, Room 202, Laramie, Wyoming 82070.

Dated this 15th day of November, 2016

/s/Jackie R. Gonzales, County Clerk

PUBLISH: November 25 and December 17, 2016

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