Department of Special Services



B.J. Owen, Director of Special Services


Mr. Owen started his career with the City in January of 1996, in the Maintenance department. He began inspecting in 1999. Mr. Owen is a cerified building inspector, licensed plumbing inspector, certified electrical inspector, certified vector control operator and is trained by the USDA the TDSHS and the FDA as a health inspector. He also carries advanced certifications in animal control and euthanasia.


Josie Atchley, Administrative Assistant, Department of Special Services

Phone: 903-988-4119


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