The commission is comprised of five members. It recommends policies, principles, standards, and regulations for the control and humane treatment of all animals in the City. It also receives complaints of alleged animal abuse and animal control violations and hears appeals.
The Commission meets monthly for meetings and as needed for hearings. You can find meeting notices, minutes, and annual reports from the commission here.
Members of the Commission
- Christina Gerkin
Common Council Appointees:
- Dr. Mariah Covey
City of South Bend Legal Department
Attn: Animal Welfare Commission
227 W. Jefferson Boulevard – Suite 1200S
South Bend, IN 46601
email@example.com / fax: (574) 235-7670