Leash law: A dog owner is required to have his pet on a leash no longer than 15 feet when they're off the owner's property. Fines start at $15. Town officials adopted the leash law April 14.
Beautification Committee: A public meeting will be held 2-4 p.m. May18 at town hall. If you have suggestions or comments for the committee, use the message board found on www.townoftroutman.org.
Rain barrels for sale: The town is offering rain barrels for sale. Rain barrels are a popular conservation option. Each rain barrel comes with a brass spigot, two overflow valves that can be used to connect additional barrels and a screen to keep out debris and insects. Sale prices are $90 for the 60-gallon rain barrel and $100 for the 80-gallon rain barrel. Details or to order: 704-663-3800.
Summer sports camps: The Recreation Department partners with local schools and individuals to offer summer sports camps at various facilities. Details: 704-663-7026 or visit www.MooresvilleRecreation.org.