The Public Safety Committee will recommend public safety policy direction in areas of interest including police, fire, EMS, and emergency management services. The committee will also review matters relating to the illegal use and possession of narcotics and drugs, intergovernmental relations related to public safety issues, cooperation with law enforcement and fire and rescue, and emergency management agencies, as well as educational and research organizations, involved with control and prevention of illegal traffic in and use of narcotics and drugs.
Members: Councilmember Brian Haynes (Chair), Vice-Mayor Gwen Wisler, Councilmember Sheneika Smith
Staff Liaison: City Manager Debra Campbell
Meeting Schedule: Starting January 2020, Public Safety Committee meetings will be held on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 3:30p.m. in the 1st Floor Conference Room of Asheville City Hall (70 Court Plaza)
NOTICE: Council Committee meetings are CANCELLED; to include electronic and meetings by phone until further notice.
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