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Commissioners to hear animal shelter review, recommendations

Contact: Aric Otzelberger, Deputy County Manager, 970-328-8858 or aric.otzelberger@eaglecounty.us

May 26, 2016 – The Eagle County Board of Commissioners will hear a third-party review of the county’s animal shelter operations during its regular meeting on May 31. The work session is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. in the Eagle County Room, 500 Broadway in Eagle. Interested community members are invited to attend.

The review was conducted by Seth Sachson of DogsAspen, He will provide an evaluation of Eagle County’s shelter, an assessment of current needs, and potential recommendations for the future. Sachson has provided similar reviews of other animal services operations in the state.

For those unable to attend in person, Tuesday’s meeting will air live on ecotv18, channel 18 on both cable systems in the Eagle Valley. The meeting will also be streamed live and archived for on-demand viewing at www.ecotv18.com. Comments on the topic can be forwarded before or after the meeting to aric.otzelberger@eaglecounty.us.