Animal Control Advisory Board extends application period for vacant position
Paul Scarpelli, Animal Protection and Control
Vancouver, WA – Clark County residents interested in assisting the Animal Protection and Control Advisory Board on policy and ordinance development are encouraged to apply for an open volunteer position.
The 10-member panel is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. Applicants for this position must be Clark County residents who neither own nor maintain dogs or cats.
For further information or to get an application, please contact Paul Scarpelli at Animal Control at (360) 397-2375 ext. 4705 or Paul.Scarpelli@clark.wa.gov.
Completed applications must be received by 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2012. Applications can be mailed to Animal Protection and Control, P.O. Box 9810, Vancouver, WA 98666-9810, or delivered to Animal Control on the third floor of the Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St.
Advisory board meetings are held quarterly at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. Meetings are at Clark County Operations Division, 4700 N.E. 78th St.
Board functions include:
• Reporting to the commissioners and Vancouver City Council at least once a year on recommended modifications or additions to Clark County or Vancouver Animal Codes and general operations of Animal Protection and Control.
• Acting as an appeal hearing tribunal pursuant to Clark County Code Section 8.19.080 and Vancouver Municipal Code 8.24.280.
• Performing other duties authorized or directed by the commissioners and council.