Tri-City Animal Shelter Board

  • Comprised of nine members, three each from DeSoto, Duncanville, and Cedar Hill, serving three-year terms, (term limit is six years), staggered at one appointment per city per year.
  • Serves in an advisory capacity to City Council in matters pertaining to the Animal Shelter.
  • Reviews basic policies, procedures, and problem areas as requested by staff.
  • Recommends facility fees.
  • Assists staff in determining proper recommendations concerning capital improvements and maintenance requirements.
Meeting Schedule
The Tri-City Animal Shelter Board meets as needed (approximately once a quarter) at the shelter, 1150 E. Pleasant Run Road, Cedar Hill, 75104.

Staff Representative
Code Enforcement Manager

Council Representative
Nicole Raphiel
Councilmember, Place 3
Email Councilmember Raphiel

DeSoto member
Richard Rogers
Initial Appointment: 03/22
Current Term Expires: 9/25