The Sierra Madre City Council approved Ordinance 1328 on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. Ordinance 1328 prohibits dogs (on leash or off leash) from designated City playing fields: Heasley Field, Heasley T-Ball Field and Dapper Field. The new ordinance is governed by:
Sierra Madre Municipal Code 6.04.090. Dogs Prohibited on designated playing fields.
Except seeing eye or other certified service dogs on leash or dogs used by public law enforcement agencies, no person owning, having a proprietary interest in, harboring or having the care, charge, control, custody or possession of a dog shall permit such dog to be upon any designated playing field grounds, regardless of whether the dog is on or off leash. Designated playing fields include:
1. Dapper Field
2. Heasley Field, including the t-ball field
S.M.M.C 6.04.090 will go into effect on Thursday, March 29, 2012. Violators of code are subject to fine. For more information please contact the Community and Personnel Services Department at 626.355.5278.