Council President Shields countered that there's "a much lower level of concern" about cats than dogs, because the latter can cause injury.
Ms. Carlisle said that's an outdated perception. "That was yesteryear," she said. "In 2007, cats are more aggressive than they used to be."[quote from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette]
The indicted member of council is arguing that cats are just like weed --- and we wonder why the city is functionally bankrupt.