Plans for new Anderson County animal shelter

News

ANDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – Anderson County officials unveiled plans for a new, larger animal shelter Thursday night.

Artist renderings were shared, with Anderson County Mayor Terry Frank telling WATE 6 On Your Side there is a need in the community for a new shelter.

The existing facility only has room to hold 24 animals at a time, and they’re seeing 1,100 dogs and cats coming through it.

Mayor Frank also telling us the new facility is being designed with a training room for the community to also use.

With plans now revealed, the next step for the facility is raising funds.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

WATE 6 On Your Side Twitter