Public Safety Commission


The purpose of the Public Safety Commission is to advise Town Council and Town staff on recommendations concerning levels of service, local public safety issues, and funding for the Fire and Rescue and Police departments. The commission also assists with the review of annual operating and capital budgets, as well as strategic planning and identifying goals and objectives related to staffing, facilities and community needs.  

Current vacancies


  • 3 p.m.
  • First Thursday of each month
  • Police or Fire headquarters
  • Meetings are open to the public, and one or more Councilmembers may attend

Agendas and minutes

View current agenda packet and minutes


  • Dan Smoker, Chair
  • Kerstin Keough, Vice Chair
  • Nate Marsh
  • Janet Peterson
  • Carl Smith
  • Steve Thayer
  • Mike Wells
  • Chrissy Williams

Town Council liaison

  • Laura Cavey

Town liaisons

  • Police Chief - Jack Cauley
  • Fire Chief - Norris Croom


View the bylaws for the Public Safety Commission.