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Chico Police Department Hosts Community Safety Meeting

October 19, 2016 (CHICO, CA)  Tomorrow businesses, property owners and community members in the Hegan Lane, Otterson Drive and Midway business district are welcome and encouraged to attend a Community Safety Meeting with the Chico Police Department: Thursday, October 20th , 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. at FAFCO, Inc located at 435 Otterson Drive in Chico. 

These Safety Meetings were created by Team Chico to improve communication and collaboration with the Chico Police Department in areas where safety is a concern for businesses, residents, and community members. Future Community Safety Meetings will be announced.

All Safety Meetings are free, open to the public, and do not require RSVPs.

Chief of Police for the City of Chico, Mike O’Brien, states, “The Chico Police Department values partnerships with our community.  These ‘Community Safety Meetings’ are an important way for citizens to connect with their police department, and the police department to connect with their community.  This citizen interaction is critical in furthering the community policing model we have adopted, and we welcome these types of events for that reason.”

Team Chico is an economic development partnership between the City of Chico, Chico Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Chico Business Association, 3CORE, Alliance for Workforce Development, Inc and California State University Chico.

Contact Katie Simmons, President & CEO of the Chico Chamber of Commerce with questions:
530.891.5556 x303,


Click here for a PDF version of the above press release.