Animal Control Board

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Mission:  To promote the public health, safety, and general welfare of the citizens of the City of Reading and to ensure the human treatment of animals by regulating the care and control of animals within the City.

Meetings:  Mid June/July & Mid Jan/Feb as needed @ 7:00 PM, City Hall Council Chambers

Liaison:  Director of Animal Rescue League

Formed October 1999. 
amended Bill 73, September 27, 2010 to include removal process.
Amended Bill 16, February 27, 2012 to increase membership to seven members and remove alternate members

Term:  Three (3) years, or until a successor is appointed.

Mayor w/Council Approval7 members 3 Year term
 Date AppointedDate ReappointedTerm Expiration
Alison Rudy - ARL Rep - resigned11/10/2014 11/10/2017
Harry Brown - ARL Rep11/10/2014 11/10/2017
Amy Crawford (Vet)12/21/2015 12/21/2018
Richard Rosato09/14/2015 09/14/2018
Dennis Straub9/22/200811/10/201411/10/2017
Police Chief or his designee   


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