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My Holliston Blog - The Leash Law History

by Mary Greendale
October 22, 2018

Do you know that I started a Holliston Blog last spring? 

Here's a link to the most recent post about my first Town Meeting, which was also the night we passed the first dog leash law in 1968. https://www.marygreendale.com/uncategorized/history-leash-law/

While you're there, check out the earlier Blogs. You'll notice that I took a long summer break, but now that I am writing for HollistonReporter.com, I am in the groove and will publish more frequently.

I like to think that by linking Holliston history to today, we will build a sense of community that includes the past as we march into the future. Unfortunately, some issues just recycle into new generations...and the leash law happens to be one of those! I hope to hear from you!

 

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