Public Safety Committee

The Public Safety Committee was formed as a permanent body when the City Council passed Resolution 3-14 on January 6, 2014 with an assignment to develop recommendations for improving public safety in the City of Piedmont. Click here to read the committee's charge.

Agenda | Minutes

Minutes for previous meetings are available from the City Clerk's office at (510) 420-3040

Meetings of the Public Safety Committee are recorded for the purposes of creating minutes. Audio files for meetings after October 5, 2015 are available from the City Clerk's office at (510) 420-3040.


Council Liaison: Jen Cavenaugh - - (VM) 420-3048

Chief of Police Jeremy Bowers - - (W) 420-3010
Fire Chief Bud McLaren - - (W) 420-3030

Andrea Swenson, School District Appointment

Lori Elefant

Jeffrey Horner

Chris Houlder

Garrett Keating

Gina Scialabba

Lynne Wright, Chair

The Public Safety Committee is pleased to release the Get Ready, Piedmont Disaster Preparedness Manual. This document will provide comprehensive information on preparation for and response to, earthquakes, fires, landslides, and other emergencies. The manual is 50 pages in length with checklists and illustrations on things like turning off utilities, food and water storage, first aid materials, seismic measures, family communications plans etc.