AGENDA BILL 08-11-04
Subject: Ordinance No. 1579, Creating a Public Safety Advisory Board
For Council: November 10, 2008
Public Hearing: N/A
Draft ordinance – including tracked edits by Mayor King’s to West Linn Municipal Code
Memorandum from TVF&R
Draft ordinance – including tracked edits by TVF&R’s to West Linn Municipal Code
Draft ordinance – without tracked changes, including both Mayor King and TVF&R edits
City Council at the request of Mayor King
Policy Questions for Council Consideration:
Does the Council wish to repeal the ordinance creating a Police Advisory Committee and replace it with a Public Safety Advisory Board that would include responsibilities for making recommendations on such issues as fire prevention, emergency services and disaster response?
This ordinance creates a seven member advisory board to make recommendations on issues such as crime prevention, traffic safety, fire prevention and emergency preparedness
The new advisory board would replace the Police Advisory Committee
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue has provided a memorandum requesting some changes to the ordinance as drafted by Mayor King.
The Police Advisory Committee recommends that the City Council approve this ordinance as proposed by Mayor King.
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue recommends that the City Council approve the ordinance with their recommended changes.