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Animal Advisory Commission

Advise the city council and the Travis County Commissioners Court on compliance with Texas Health and Safety Code Chapter 823 (Animal Shelters); advise council on animal welfare policies and on budget priorities identified by the Commission and the community, except on issues related to the administration of the Animal Services Division; promote collaboration between the City and interested parties relating to animal welfare in the city; identify proactive, creative approaches to engage and facilitate communication within animal welfare community; and foster and assist the development of animal welfare programs in the community. Section 2-1-102 of the City Code.

Meetings: 
  • Second Wednesday of every month
  • 6 p.m.
  • Austin Animal Center, 7201 Leavander Loop Conference Room

Meeting Documents:

View Agendas, Approved Minutes and Supporting Documents

2015 Meeting Schedule:

  • January 14, 2015
  • February 11, 2015
  • March 11, 2015
  • April 8, 2015
  • May 13, 2015
  • June 10, 2015
  • July 8, 2015
  • August 12, 2015
  • September 9, 2015
  • October 14, 2015
  • November 11, 2015
  • December 9. 2015
Staff: 
  • Joan Hamilton-Huber, Office of Animal Services, 512-978-0538
  • Lisa Wolverton, Office of Animal Services, 512-978-0544
  • Abigail Smith, Office of Animal Services, 512-978-0536
Annual Reports: