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Testimony from the public hearing of the Consumer Affairs Committee of the City Council.  

Click on this link for the City Council legislative site.  Then click on the link that reads "Hearing Testimony 3/12/10.  It is comprehensive.  

The actual transcript should be uploaded to the Council site soon.  

The testimony below is in favor of Intro 92 - a total ban of the horse-drawn carriage industry

March 12, 2010

Coalition To Ban
Horse-Drawn Carriages

A Committee of the Coalition For New York City Animals, Inc.

The Coalition for
NYC Animals, Inc.

P.O. Box 20247
Park West Station
New York, NY 10025


To honor
Bobby II Freedom
previously known as Billy
ID# 2873 rescued by the Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages and Equine Advocates on June 25, 2010 from the New Holland auctions.

In memory of
Lilly Rose O'Reilly
previously known
as Dada ID# 2711
R.I.P.August, 2007