Animal Services Advisory Committee

The Animal Services Advisory Committee (ASAC) assists the City Council by providing input on the operations and policies of the Hendersonville Police Department regarding the enforcement of the Animal Ordinance. This may include efforts such as collaborating with staff on operating procedures or providing expertise and recommendations regarding the Animal Ordinance.


The Committee makes recommendations to the City Council regarding the Animal Ordinance, policies and procedures, and any other issues requested by the City Council. This Committee also hears dangerous dog appeals.

Membership & Terms

This Committee consists of seven (7) members appointed by the City of Hendersonville City Council from the general public with various affiliations and diverse backgrounds in addition to one veterinarian and one representative from the Hendersonville Police Department. Members serve three-year staggered terms. No member shall serve more than two (2) consecutive full three-year terms. 


Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. in the Roll Call Room of the Hendersonville Police Department located at 160 Sixth Avenue E. Hendersonville, NC 28792. 


Agendas & Minutes 


Melissa Justus, Administrative Assistant
Hendersonville Police Department
160 Sixth Avenue E
Hendersonville, NC 28792
email or (828) 697-3031


Resources & Documents

ASAC Bylaws & Rules of Procedure

City Calendar

Meeting Notices