Animal Services Advisory Committee
Board action of July 23, 2009, approved, through Resolution R2009-152, the establishment of the Animal Services Advisory Committee, to assist the county with matters pertaining to animal protection, regulation and control. The committee shall make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners and staff regarding policies and procedures of the Animal Services Division and any other issues requested by the BCC. The committee shall consist of seven members, all electors of Escambia County, and shall include at least one veterinarian and one representative from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office (The Sheriff’s Office does not make an appointment to this committee). Each county commissioner shall appoint one member, from their district, who shall serve a term concurrent with the term of the appointing commissioner. The county administrator shall appoint two at-large members, who shall serve a three-year term.
No member shall serve more than two consecutive three-year terms.
Should any committee member cease to be an elector of the county, he or she shall cease to be a committee member and shall be replaced by the official who nominated him or her, subject to confirmation by the BCC.