The issue was brought
up by a community member so it will be looked at. The regular Council meeting meets on the 9th,
and if they are setting up a Commission to look at this it will be announced at this meeting.
City Hall (217) 379-4022
PaxtonCity Government Mayor: J. William
City Clerk: PennyStevens City Comptroller & Treasurer: Julie Burgess
City Council Alderman 1st Ward -- Bill Goben Alderman 1st Ward -- Justin Bouse Alderman 2nd Ward -- Del Bruens, Jr. Alderman
2nd Ward -- Rick Wolfe Alderman 3rd Ward -- Tom McQuinn Alderman 3rd Ward -- Chris Johnson Alderman
4th Ward -- Dan Beppler Alderman 4th Ward -- Emory Alred
Appointive Officers City Attorney -- Robert Martensen Chief of Police -- Kenneth Mutchmore Building Commissioner -- Lloyd Bluhm Supt.
of Waterworks -- Randy Haack Supt. of Streets and Alleys -- Randy Swan Emergency Rescue Service (ERS): Lloyd Bluhm City
Secretary: Laura Peeler
The city of Paxton operates under an aldermanic form of government,
which consists of a mayor and two alderman representing each of the four wards of the city. The mayor serves for a term of
four years, as do each of the eight alderman. One alderman from each ward is elected every two years. The regular business
session of the city is held on the 2nd Monday of each month at , in the city
Sheila @ AC has heard nothing about an introduction
of any Bills or changes. The meeting is on the 19th and she has my phone number if she hears more to call. Someone
had called her earlier in the day and said they read about this in the paper and she will be emailing that to me when she
gets it. She also asked for Bill numbers on all the Bills to be proposed at state level this year, so I will email them off
to her. (she is NOT a fan of BSL)
Diana Lentzno states there are no Council sessions til January 12th…which is strictly swearing in of new
members…Need to call on the 16thof
January to get the agenda for the 26th, (earliest this will come up)she will have it finished by then and will know if there is anything on agenda regarding
banning breeds of dogs.
Considering beefing up its vicious-dog regulations to try to keep from becoming
a "dumping ground" for animals that are increasing elsewhere in the metro area. 303-795-4400
Animal Control- 720-874-6750
ArapohoeCounty have issueS with loose dogs. Thea w/AC is heading up the
committee which will passing the resolution end of January to make owner accountability a PRIORITY. They cannot go breed specific,
but she stated she would NOT support that anyway, but does however KNOW that people who are irresponsible regardless of the
breed need to be held accountable to the highest degree permitted by law. And that is where they are making the changes! Click-treat!!!!
Police Dept is gathering data
to look at breed specific issues.
Keep the letters
coming…there is nothing on the agenda, so we have time to inform and educate!!
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Junta, CO81050 City Administration:
The Council meets on the first and third Monday of each month at an hour to be fixed from time to time by the rules
and procedures of each Council (currently, in the Council Chambers on the second floor of the MunicipalBuilding). Council meetings are open to the public
Burkholder.This is set for a study session on the 30th!Dangerous
Dogs will be the topic.They will be making changes based on the study sessions
for the year 2006. Info may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.orgMayor's Office: 303-987-7040
* Marty McCullough, City Attorney,
(303) 430-2400 ext. 2231
Lafayette City Clerk Susan Koster, appointed in July 2003, welcomes you to call with questions related
to her area of City expertise. The City Clerk is located in the Administration Office of City Hall (1290 S. Public Rd.) and can be reached at
(303)665-5588, ext. 3313 or by email.