, Salem dogs will be allowed back on outdoor dining patios provided restaurants request a variance (check out the form attached to this article).
to ban dogs from city patios, and
On Saturday Mayor Kimberley Driscoll took to her Facebook page to address the announcement dogs were allowed back on patios under the new provision and referenced the Salem News article referencing canines' return to Salem dining spots.
"Who let the dogs out?!," Driscoll wrote. "Well behaved canines welcomed back to outdoor dining patios in Salem. #wooftastic."
What do you think about the decision to allow dogs back on patios in Salem. Was it the right move? Do you agree with the new variance form?
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