Archive for the 'Kennesaw Preemption' Category

Kennesaw Agrees to Repeal Parks Ban

Tuesday, August 7th, 2007

In response to a letter from GCO attorneys, the City of Kennesaw has agreed to repeal its ban of carrying within city parks. The city agrees with GCO that the ordinance is preempted by state law, and thanks GCO for bringing the matter to its attention. The reply from Kennesaw’s attorneys may be viewed here: from Kennesaw.pdf


GCO Urges Kennesaw to Repeal Parks Carry Ban

Wednesday, July 25th, 2007

GCO has written the attorney, mayor, and council for the City of Kennesaw, urging them to repeal a ban on carrying firearms in city parks. Kennesaw is the city that requires heads of households to own a firearm and ammunition. The letter may be viewed here: attorney 07-23-07.pdf