2017 Draft Compared with 2006 Bylaw – Still Ridiculously Bad

Dog Prohibitions, Onleash and Offleash Areas Compared

Here is a spreadsheet showing the detailed comparison of the latest draft bylaw with the 2006 current bylaw.  A big difference is that the new bylaw by default bans dogs everywhere they are not specifically allowed.

Beach-areas-2006-vs-2017-V2

Proposed Off-leash Beaches Compared with Total FNDC Coastline (1800 km)

And this spreadsheet shows what a ridiculously small percentage of the districts coastline has been permitted for dogs to exercise off-leash: only 0.2% at any time of day, and another measly 1% before 9 am.

Off-leash Beach areas 2017 proposal

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