On August 7, Springfield voters will determine the fate of the “pit bull” ban, passed by City Council last year. Because of a successful referendum petition, City Council was put in a position to either reverse their original decision or put the issue to a public vote. They decided 5-4 to uphold the ban, thereby sending the issue to the ballot. Read more...
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