Public Safety Commission

Public Safety Commission


The Public Safety Commission is responsible for evaluating the public safety needs of the community and makes recommendations to the City Council. As part of their responsibilities, the Commission monitors crime data and evaluates the level and effectiveness of law enforcement services provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. In addition, the Commission reviews the activities of the Los Angeles County Fire Department and evaluates service and equipment needs. The Commission works with the schools to promote alcohol and drug-use prevention and provides valuable direction related to the City's emergency preparedness efforts and goals.

The Public Safety Commission meets on the 4th Monday of the month at 7:00 PM in the City Council Chambers of the La Cañada Flintridge City Hall. Written correspondence to the Commission or any member may be directed to City Hall.

Qualifications:  Each of the five (5) Commissioners shall be a resident of the City and shall be appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the City Council.  Members of the Public Safety Commission shall not serve on one of the City’s other seven (7) Commissions/Committees simultaneously (with the exception of the Joint Use Committee).   Other than City Council members, persons elected to any office may serve as a City Commissioner except as provided by Government Code section 1099 and/or any other applicable law.

Compensation:  Public Safety Commission Members receive a stipend of $50.00 per meeting, which they must be in attendance to receive.

Contact

Public Safety Commissioners: publicsafetycommission@lcf.ca.gov

Public Safety Commission staff liaison, Peter Castro, Division Manager, Administrative Services; (818) 790-8880.

Public Safety Commission Agendas                            Public Safety Commission Minutes

Commissioners

Commissioner
Maureen Siegel-Sprowles

Commissioner
Terrance J. Manning

Commissioner
Thomas A. Schafer

Commissioner
Wes Seastrom

Commissioner
Marilyn M. Smith