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Animal Services Advisory Commission

The purpose of the Animal Services Advisory Commission is to advise the County Council and the County Executive on issues pertaining to animal care and welfare, animal rescue and adoption, control of the animal population, animal bite prevention, zoonotic disease transmission, standards for animal shelters, training of personnel and volunteers, and any other issues related to the County's Animal Services division's duties, as described in Article 12 of the County Code. The Commission is established under Section 3-3-2401 of the County Code.

Meetings

The board meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Drumcastle Government Center, 6401 York Road, Baltimore, Maryland 21212. View the Animal Services Advisory Commission meeting agendas and minutes, which will open as PDFs in a new window.

2020

DateTimeLocationMeeting Documents
January 216:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
  • Agenda
  • Minutes will be posted when available.
February 186:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
  • Agenda
  • Minutes will be posted when available.
March 176:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
This meeting was canceled.
April 216:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
This meeting was canceled.
May 196:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
June 166:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
July 216:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
August 186:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
September 156:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
October 206:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
November 176:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.
December 156:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
Will be posted when available.

2019

DateTimeLocationMeeting Documents
January 156:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
February 196:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
March 126:30 to 8:30 p.m.Loch Raven Public Library
1046 Taylor Avenue
Towson, Maryland 21286
April 166:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
May 216:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
June 186:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
July 166:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
August 206:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
  • This meeting was canceled.
September 176:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
October 156:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
November 196:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
December 176:30 to 8:30 p.m.Drumcastle Government Center
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212
  • This meeting was canceled.

Board Members

There are 12 members on the Board. Five are appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the County Council. Additionally, each Council member must have an appointee from their district. Appointees must live or work in Baltimore County. Apply for a vacancy online.

NameDate AppointedCurrent Term
Expires
Appointed By
Julie Salter03/27/201912/31/2021County Executive At Large
Louis Eguzo07/09/201912/31/2021County Executive At Large
Maryanne Martin Bailey01/01/201912/31/2021County Council
First District
Deborah H. Stone01/01/201812/31/2020County Council
Second District
Lawrence R. Townsend, Jr.04/16/201812/31/2020County Council
Third District
Vacancy  County Council
Fourth District
Bob Swensen01/01/201812/31/2020County Council
Fifth District
Janice Vincent01/01/202012/31/2022County Council
Sixth District
Roy Plummer01/01/202012/31/2022County Council
Seventh District
Anne L. Gearhart05/10/201612/31/2017County Executive
Licensed Veterinarian
Vacancy VacancyCounty Executive
Licensed Veterinarian
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