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Ad-Hoc Citizen’s Public Safety Advisory Commitee

OVERVIEW OF THE VALLEJO AD-HOC CITIZEN’S  PUBLIC SAFETY ADVISORY COMMITTEE By Paula McConnell   On December 20, 2011 the Vallejo City Council established the first ever Ad-Hoc Citizen’s Public Safety Advisory Committee. The original city resolution (12-050 N.C.) establishes the purpose and responsibilities of the committee: a.) Receive referrals and make recommendations to the City […]

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Vallejo Fire Department Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) BY Eric Strom, VFD   Following a major disaster, first responders who provide fire and medical services will not be able to meet the demand for these services. Factors such as the number of victims, communication failures, and road blockages will prevent people from accessing the kinds […]