ASHEBORO, N.C. — Randolph County Commissioners unanimously approved a budget on Monday to create a new Animal Control Department.
The new department will be separate from the Public Health Department and the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office.
A search for a new department director will begin immediately.
Chairman Darrell Frye is hopeful the department director position will be filled within 90 days.
Over $1,000,000 will be needed for the creation of the new department.