Oct. 12, 2016
JUDGE EMMETT, MAYOR TURNER
TO HOST CITY-COUNTY ANIMAL CARE SUMMIT
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner
Dr. Michael A. White, director of Harris County Veterinary Public Health
Greg Damianoff, assistant director, City of Houston BARC
City-County community summit to discuss improvements in animal care
1 p.m. to 3 p.m., today, October 12, 2016
(Mayor Turner departing 2 p.m.)
Houston, TX 77054
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner will co-host a community summit on Wednesday to discuss potential joint solutions to various animal control concerns, including overpopulation, sheltering, adoptions and jurisdictional problems.
Officials with city and county animal control and public health departments will attend, as well as representatives from approximately 20 community animal-care groups.