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Council member opposes change to Willmar, Minn., animal ordinance


WILLMAR -- Willmar City Council member Doug Reese says he opposes a proposed ordinance amendment that would set objective standards for residents wanting to care for or raise animals or fowl.

The council has been debating the ordinance amendment for about a month in response to interest in growing backyard fowl and the potential nuisance factor associated with raising the animals.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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