Dog pound to be discussed at public hearing, March 9

SHARON — The Planning and Zoning Commission will host a public hearing at Town Hall on Wednesday, March 9, at 7:30 p.m. to discuss an application by the town of Sharon to construct a dog pound.

Public comment will be encouraged at the meeting, and any written communications received by the commission will be read aloud.

The pound would be built near the town garage on Sharon Station Road. The current dog pound is located inside the town garage, and doesn’t meet the state’s requirements for housing animals, according to First Selectman Bob Loucks.

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