The City Public Safety Committee was established February 8, 1999. The purpose of the committee is to establish City Council liaison with the Police and Fire Departments to facilitate communication in the interests of improving the overall delivery of public safety services in the community.
The duties of the Committee are, but are not limited to, the review and recommendation of issues related to the delivery of police and fire services and related public safety services; to evaluate recommendations related to proposed programs; to provide assistance and/or guidance to staff in the evaluation of policies, procedures, rules and regulations pertaining to the delivery of police and fire services and related public safety services; and to assist staff with identifying and prioritizing activities related to the administration of the City’s police and fire services.
The Committee consists of two (2) City Council members. The Committee meets on the first Tuesday following the first City Council meeting of each month, which is on the second Monday of the month, at 4;00 PM in the Council Chambers, 750 Bellevue Road, Atwater. Should the regular meeting fall on a holiday, the meeting shall be held on the next business day. Adjourned and special meetings may also be held upon appropriate notification.
Public Safety Committee Members: