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Reminder: Pros & Cons of Trapping Coyotes, Jan. 31. All are invited.

What: The “Pros and Cons of Trapping Coyotes”
When: Tuesday, Jan 31st, 7:00 P.M.
Where: Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, at E. Lake and Ponce (2089 Ponce de Leon Ave; Atlanta 30307); entrance drive is on East Lake
Who: Community at large

Community concern continues over the presence and impact of coyotes in our neighborhood. This meeting will include a brief review of similar concerns in other communities (nationally and locally), and what they are doing about coyotes. Wildlife specialist and trapper Chip Elliot will share with us his knowledge and experience of 23 years. An update on establishing a central metro coyote reporting system will also be given.

Also, officials from DeKalb County Animal Services will be on hand.

The meeting is being organized by Decatur resident Christy Bosarge (ckbosarge (at) and the Druid Hills Civic Association (contact: Bob Ballou — rcballou (at)