It Looks Like the Board of County Commissioners Is Seeking Applicants for Animal Control Advisory Board Position

The Board of County Commissioners is seeking applicants for a position on the volunteer Animal Protection & Control Advisory Board.

The vacancy is for an at large position, so applicants can live anywhere in Clark County. The position’s two-year term begins Jan. 1, 2015.

Advisory board meetings are held quarterly on the fourth Thursday of the month. Meetings are at 6:30 p.m. and typically are held at Clark County Operations Division, 4700 N.E. 78th St.

Duties of the 10-member advisory board include:

  • Reporting to the Board of County Commissioners and Vancouver City Council at least once a year to recommend any modifications to county code and general operations of the Animal Protection & Control Program.
  • Acting as an appeals hearing board.
  • Volunteering at outreach and fundraising events.
  • Promoting the program and its licensing of all dogs and cats.

Applications must be mailed to Animal Protection & Control, P.O. Box 9810, Vancouver, WA 98666-9810 or dropped off at the department office on the third floor of the Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St. The application deadline is 5 p.m on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. For an application, go to www.clark.wa.gov/pets/advisory.html.

For more information, please contact Paul Scarpelli at Animal Control, (360) 397-2375 ext. 4705 or Paul.Scarpelli@clark.wa.gov.

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