The will be hosting a community meeting to discuss pet safety and regulatory guidelines for owning pets within Cary.
The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 24, at the Cary Village Hall board room, 655 Village Hall Drive, according to a press release issued by the village administrator's office.
At the June 19, Village Board meeting, there were requests for the village to host this discussion in an effort to better educate the public on pet safety, specifically with the goal of discussing ways to prevent dog bites.
Village officials have worked with representatives from McHenry County Animal Control to develop a panel of speakers who will be available to lead a discussion with interested residents.
The panel will include Dr. Lisa Lembke from McHenry County Animal Control and Chief Steve Casstevens from the Cary Police Department.
Residents are encouraged to contact Chris Clark, village administrator at 847-639-0003 with any questions.