The Animal Shelter Advisory Committee was created by Resolution No. 00-R-23. The Committee shall be comprised of six members, at least one (1) licensed veterinarian, one (1) city official, one (1) person whose duties include the daily operation of an animal shelter, one (1) representative from an animal welfare organization, and two (2) citizens who will reside within the city limits of Alvin. Members of the committee shall be appointed by the City Council. Each member shall serve a three (3) year term provided, however, upon initial creation of the Committee the two (2) citizens who reside within the city shall be appointed to a two (2) year term. Thereafter, each member shall serve a staggered three-year term.