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If you live or visit the Waterline area, it’s time to vote for which dog off-leash area you prefer.
Last month, Bass Coast Shire Council surveyed residents and ratepayers in the Waterline townships of Corinella, Coronet Bay, Grantville, Tenby Point, Bass and Jam Jerrup about the current arrangements for dogs on beaches and whether they would like off-leash areas implemented.
Leadbeater Ward Councillor, Clare Le Serve, said the response was overwhelming, with 711 people completing the survey.
“Of these, only 60 percent owned a dog, but 85.3 per cent supported areas for dogs to exercise off-leash,” Cr Le Serve said.
“The majority of the responses came from people living or using the beach areas in Corinella, Coronet Bay and Grantville, with these townships representing 86 per cent of the total response.”
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