BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) — It is now illegal to feed ducks and geese within the city limits of Bristol, Virginia.
City Council passed the ordinance tonight by a vote of 5-0.
The ordinance will take effect in 30 days and is only applicable to an area with a posted sign.
If you’re caught, the fine will be $50.
Council said some of the highest areas of duck populations in the city include Cumberland Square Park near downtown and the Eastern Little League Field.