Bee Keeping in Mendota Subject of Special Meeting Thursday

MENDOTA – A special Mendota Council meeting will be held Thursday at 5:30 about potentially allowing bee keeping within the city limits.    The matter was first brought forward by residents interested in having hives last month.   According to 3rd Ward Alderman Jay Miller a bee keeping club will be speaking in favor of changing the rules in the city.  Modifications in fencing ordinances are also scheduled to be discussed.