November 23, 2017

Aquarium told by city to remove fish

AUSTIN (KXAN) – The owner of the aquarium planned to open late this year was told by city officials to remove fish from the facility until it is up to code.

The owner, Vince Covino, complied with the order issued by the city’s Code Compliance Department, the city said Tuesday.

A family with aquariums in Portland Ore., And Boise, Idaho, is refurbishing a vacant furniture showroom at U.S. 183 and Anderson Mill Road. However, the code compliance office said the operators still must meet several city requirement before the project can move forward.

It does not have the paperwork needed to house livestock

Source: http://www.kxan.com/news/local/austin/aquarium-told-by-city-to-remove-fish