A City Enforcement Agent shall be appointed by Council, with the understanding that the position, along with all rights, duties, responsibilities, and authorities, can be delegated by the Council by way of contract to a County Enforcement Agent or a local, nonprofit humane society, incorporated for that specific purpose.  In any event, the City Enforcement Agent, whether individual, corporation, or agency, shall receive their compensation for the enforcement of this chapter through contract with the city.  The City Manager, with the approval of the Mayor and Council, may enter into the contract for the establishment and operation of a pound, designate the City Enforcement Agent, and do all things necessary to ensure the enforcement of this chapter.
(Ord. 2012-004, passed 6-19-2012)