The Committee of Salinas Residents behind an effort to support a means of funding more police officers & build a new police station has planned a Community Meeting for Monday, June 3rd at 6:15PM, 2013 at Cesar Chavez Elementary – 1225 Towt St., Salinas CA 93905.
The committee consists of a broad base of supporters including leadership from business, labor, neighborhood associations and taxpayer groups. As discussed to this point, the measure will include a sales tax to fund the construction of a new police station along with funding for additional police officers and possible support for the fire department. The measure would include an oversight committee and protection against cuts to existing police funding that could result due to the new tax. Translation will be arranged for during the meeting.