Substance Abuse Advisory Board
Substance Abuse Advisory Board

Purpose

Advise the Broward County Board of County Commissioners and the Broward County Addiction Recovery Division on matters relating to substance abuse.

Created By

Broward County Ordinance #77-61, enacted October 12, 1977.

Amended by Ordinance #2001-06, enacted February 13, 2001, increasing the membership from fifteen to nineteen members.

Amended by Ordinance #2009-08, enacted March 10, 2009, changing the name of the advisory board from Alcohol and Drug Abuse Advisory Board to Substance Abuse Advisory Board.

Membership

Nineteen (19) members.

(1) Each Broward County Commissioner shall appoint two (2) members.

(2) One (1) member shall be appointed by the Broward County Police Chiefs' Association.

Terms

Section 1-233 of Chapter 1, Article XII, Broward County Code of Ordinances, as may be amended from time to time.

Quorum

A majority of the total appointed board members.

Attorney

Karen Gordon, Assistant County Attorney
954-357-7600

Coordinator

Paul Faulk, Director
Broward Addiction Recovery Center
1011 S.W. Second Court
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
954-357-4860

Assistant

Patricia Bailey, Division Administrative Assistant
954-357-4860

Meetings

Monthly, last Wednesday at 7:30 a.m.
Broward County Governmental Center Annex, Room A337

Website

broward.org/HumanServices/BrowardAddictionRecovery

 

Financial Disclosure not required

Updated 10/01/12