Towing Appeals Board

Meetings


  • As needed

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

 

Members


Citizen-at-large


  • Erin M. Brown
    Term expires: December 2018

Department of Inspections, Licenses & Permits

  • Roxanne Lynch
    Term expires: December 2018

Licensed towing companies


  • George A. Feilinger
    Term expires: December 2018
  • Patricia B. McElroy
    Term expires: December 2018

Sheriff's Office


  • Lt. Tracy Penman
    Term expires: December 2018

Membership Information


This board consists of the following five members:
  • Two representatives of licensed towing companies
  • A citizen at large, preferably with a background in towing, transportation, or other related field
  • A representative of the Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits
  • A representative of the Sheriff's Office

Created by


  • Code of Harford County, Article XXVIIB, Section 9-176.5

In a Brief


  • This board will monitor and work with the licensed towing companies in the county.

Description


All appointments are made by the county executive and confirmed by the county council. The members of the board will serve coterminous with the county executive.

Duties


A summary of their duties include:
  • By January 31 of each year, the board will submit to the county executive and county council a report evaluating whether the law enforcement agencies involved have properly used the rotation list of licensed towing companies under Chapter 237 of the Code of Harford County.
  • The board will hear any appeal from any decision of the director of the Department of Inspections, Licenses, and Permits regarding the issuance, suspension, or revocation of a towing company license.
  • The board will set the maximum rates that may be charged by licensed towing companies for the removal of disabled vehicles at the request of a law enforcement agency.