TO REPORT AN OFFENSE, PLEASE CALL
SUGARLOAF SECURITY AT 207-237-3200
To contact Animal Control Officer William Munzer,
please call 207-235-2645, Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm for
questions and general information. If you have a complaint to
report, such as a barking dog, or to report an injured animal,
please call Security at 207-237-3200.
The Animal Control Officer handles a variety of animal-related
issues such as dog licensing enforcement, taking stray dogs to the
animal shelter, following up on citizen complaints regarding
barking dogs, lost dogs or cases of animal abuse or neglect,
responding to calls of injured animals due to an auto accident or
other accident, overseeing enforcement of the Town's Animal
TOWN OF CARRABASSETT VALLEY LEASH LAW
It is unlawful for any dog,
licensed or unlicensed, to be "at large" except when used for
hunting. The owner or keeper of any dog found at large is subject
to penalties. "At Large" means off premises of the owner and not
under the control of any person whose presence and attention would
reasonably control the conduct of the animal.
First Offense: $25
Second Offense: $50
Third Offense: $75
Fourth Offense: $100
'Town of Carrabassett Valley Ordinance Regarding
the Removal of Animal Waste'
(Pooper Scooper Ordinance)
Purpose:The purpose of this ordinance is to remove
health, environmental concerns and a general nuisance caused by
undisposed dog feces in specific condominium areas of Carrabassett
Valley and the Town's Narrow Gauge Pathway and associated Campbell
Field Parking Lot.
Designated Area covered by this
affected by this ordinance ("Area") is the Narrow Gauge Pathway
including the Campbell Field Parking Lot and the specific area
within the Town's 'Planned Unit Development Zoning District'
described on the attached "Exhibit A" to include the following
condominium properties in Carrabassett Valley:
Winters Way, Castle Creek, Snowbrook, Snowflower, Spruce Creek,
Commons, Timberwind, Westwind, Sugartree I&2, Birchwoods 1-3,
Black Bear, Sugarloaf Inn, Spaulding Court, Glade Court, Bigelow,
Mountainside Phase 1 through VIII, Winterside, Walden, Wangan,
Timbers at Bucksaw, Gondola Village, Village Center, Village West,
Village South, Timberline and Mountain Center.
Removal of Animal Waste:
No person shall fail to immediately remove and
lawfully dispose of any feces left on anyproperty by a dog owned by, entrusted to or the
responsibility of such person or under his/her control in any Area
covered by this ordinance.
This regulation shall not apply to a dog
accompanying any handicapped person, who by reason of his/her
handicap, is physically unable to comply with the requirements of
this section. This regulation shall also not apply to a dog/owner
when on property owned exclusively by the owner.
Enforcement:Any person who observes a violation of this
ordinance may file a complaint with Town Police Department. The
provisions of this ordinance may be enforced by the Town's Animal
Control Officer or any Police Officer appointed by the Town of
Carrabassett Valley as a result of any such complaint, observing
such violation or other evidence of such violation.
Penalties for Violation:Upon complaint before the District Court any
person found violating any provisions of this ordinance shall be
guilty of a civil violation and punishable by a fine of $50 for the
first offense and $100 for each subsequent offense. All fines so
assessed by the Court shall be recovered for use of the Town of
Carrabassett Valley through District Court. Court proceedings may
be waived by payment of such penalty to the Carrabassett Valley
Police Department prior to any scheduled hearing before District
Effective Date:The effective date of this ordinance shall be
the following day after affirmative vote of the voters of
Carrabassett Valley of this ordinance.
Pet waste bag dispensers are
located at each firewood shed.
Dog walking trail is located on
the east side of East Mountain Road just below Beaver Brook.
Many owners have canine family
members! Charlie & Boz will greet you
when you stop at MVP's office.
Village Condo Association c/o Mountain Valley Property ~ 1102
Valley Crossing #3, Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947 ~