The problem with strays, which remains unresolved, it is not a matter for the municipality, stressed the mayor of Kozani, Lazaros Maloutas, at yesterday's meeting of the Municipal Council, where the issue of stray management and the new bill were discussed.
"It is not the responsibility of the municipality to overturn this bill", the Mayor stated characteristically, stressing that municipalities are not the root cause of homelessness, but the irresponsibility of citizens to abandon dogs. And we must fight it with information and awareness campaigns. He also stressed, that management is a big cost and every year the operation of a park will be borne by the citizens and that animal welfare organizations can be allies in the effort made.
Ο αρμόδιος αντιδήμαρχος Πρασίνου και Περιβάλλοντος, Vassilis Vasilakopoulos, during its installation, He spoke about a stricter framework that is being institutionalized, while characteristically stating, among other things, that "the participation of animal welfare associations in the. In essence, with the new law, animal welfare organizations and associations co-operate with the municipality ", κάτι που όπως είπε δε μπορεί να το καταλάβει. It is unprecedented, noted Mr.. Vasilakopoulos, have a supervisory role in the seven-member and five-member committee and pave the way for the municipality to fund animal welfare organizations.
Mr.. Vasilakopoulos pointed out the need for inter-municipal collaborations under the auspices of the Region. As he mentioned, the stray dogs in the municipality of Kozani amount to 2.000 with half of them in the city, according to his calculations 2019. Once again he mentioned the dog park, where the animals will be fed and the conditions of well-being will be ensured. Σε ότι αφορά στο κτηνιατρείο της Λευκόβρυσης ο Αντιδήμαρχος υπογράμμισε ότι η περιφέρεια υπέβαλε λάθος μελέτη και αυτός είναι ο λόγος που καθυστερεί το έργο.
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