Animal Services Board


Shall meet a minimum of three times per year.

Agendas, Packets, and Minutes

Agendas are posted online, and on the town hall notice board, at least 72 hrs prior to the meeting. Should an agenda packet be prepared this will also be available online, along with any draft or approved minutes.
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Place 1 - Vacant (Must be a licensed veterinarian)
Place 2 - Christine Hastings
Place 3 - David Boehner
Place 4 - Carol Stephens (Vice Chair)
Place 5 - Clare Schroeder-Brown
Place 6 - Susan Bodenmiller (Chair)
Place 7 - Ben Bumgarner (Councilmember)
Place 8, Alternate - Kelly Harrington
Place 9, Alternate - Barry Willett


The Animal Services Board will serve in an advisory capacity to the Town Council in matters pertaining to the animal shelter complying with the laws set forth in the Texas Rabies Control Act. The board shall assist the animal shelter in complying with the requirements of the Vernon's Texas Statutes and Codes Annotated (V.T.C.A.), Health and Safety Code Chapter 823. The board shall also perform such other duties as the Town Council may prescribe by ordinance or resolution.

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For additional information or questions, contact Christine Hastings, Animal Services Manager, at 972.874.6389.