Rabid Raccoons Invade Philly

After crime, this is the biggest issue troubling Councilman Darrell Clarke

This afternoon, Councilman Darrell Clarke introduced a bill to help the city deal with a growing raccoon problem.  The bill aims to put the onus on the health department to catch the wild—and sometimes rabid—animals instead of putting the responsibility on residents. The Scoop doesn’t mean to be naive here, but why wouldn’t the health department deal with this sort of thing? [CBS 3]