Citizens Supervisory Committee

About the Citizen Supervisory Committee

The Citizen's Supervisory Committee was created by Act Number 273 (PDF), Alabama Law, dated August 7, 1947, as amended.

The Committee meets in regular session in April and October of each year to receive reports of the Mayor, Personnel Board, and City Manager; to make recommendations to the Personnel Board for the administration of the Civil Service System; to elect a successor of any member of the Personnel Board whose term of office expires; and to transact any other business necessary in the general supervision of the Personnel Department.


The membership of the Committee consists of qualified electors of the City of Dothan who are members or representatives of one of the following federated, national or international organizations, associations or groups whose primary function is civic or service in nature:

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
  • Association of Women and Youth
  • Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Dothan Community Relations Group
  • Dothan Elks Lodge Number 1887
  • Dothan Rotary Club
  • Dothan-Wiregrass NAACP
  • Exchange Club
  • Kiwanis Club of Dothan
  • Kiwanis Club of Houston County
  • Men's Civic Club
  • Optimist Club
  • Pilot Club
  • Wiregrass Elks Lodge
  • Wiregrass HR Management Association
  • Zonta Club of the Dothan Area
  • And any other like organization, association or group approved by three-fourths of the existing Committee membership