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Animal Services is jointly operated by the cities of Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater and unincorporated Thurston County. This arrangement allows the jurisdictions to share resources and provide the highest quality of service to the community and its pets.

2017 JASCOM Board Members:

Chair: Jeff Gadman
City of Lacey, 420 College St SE, Lacey, WA  98503
Email: jgadman@ci.lacey.wa.us  Phone: (360) 491-3214

Vice-Chair: Nicole Hill
City of Tumwater, 555 Israel Rd SW, Tumwater, WA  98501
Email: nhill@ci.tumwater.wa.us  Phone (360) 754-4120

Jessica Bateman
City of Olympia, PO Box 1967, Olympia, WA  98507-1967
Email: jbateman@ci.olympia.wa.us  Phone: (360) 810-0011

John Hutchings
Thurston County, 2000 Lakeridge Dr SW, Rm 269, Olympia, WA  98501
Email: hutchjf@co.thurston.wa.us  Phone: (360) 357-2470

Dr. Kristin Ripka, South Sound Veterinary community
Doug Howie, Thurston County Humane Society

Meeting Schedule for 2017

JASCOM (Joint Animal Services Commission) meets each month to establish goals, discuss various animal-related issues and act on matters as necessary. If you would like to attend a meeting, please call or EMAIL Animal Services’ Executive Director, Ric Torgerson, to verify that the meeting date, time and location are correct. Ric’s phone number is (360) 352-2510, ext. 1006.

Meetings will be held on the first Thursday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at Lacey City Hall, Executive Boardroom, 420 College St SE, Lacey, WA, unless otherwise posted.

Next Meeting

February 2, 2017:  The Joint Animal Services Commission will be touring Animal Services’ facility at 3120 Martin Way, Olympia, Washington, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  There may be a quorum of commission members in attendance.

February 10, 2017:  The Joint Animal Services Commission will hold its retreat on Friday, February 10, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to discuss future Commission goals and priorities. The retreat will be held at Lacey City Hall, Council Chambers, 420 College St SE, Lacey, Washington.

For additional information, contact Executive Director Ric Torgerson at (360) 352-2510, ext. 1006.

Agenda Packets

December 3, 2015 January 7, 2016 February 4, 2016
March 3, 2016 April 7, 2016 May 5, 2016
June 9, 2016 July 7, 2016 August 20, 2016
October 20, 2016 November 3, 2016 December 1, 2016
January 5, 2017 Please call or email for other agenda packets.