The following is a press notice from Jen Luck, Office Manager for the Chamber of Commerce along with the proposed agenda for the July 11 meeting:
The Burney Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with County Supervisor, Mary Rickert has organized a Community Meeting to be held on Tuesday, July 11 at 6 pm at the VFW Hall in Burney. The object of the meeting is to address the concerns of the community in relation to crime, drugs, homelessness, encampments, and fire danger. The community needs to know how best to deal with each of these issues and how they can work together with the county offices to ensure the safety of our community.
It is my hope that we will have every resource available to answer the questions and concerns of our citizens. Please join us.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017, Burney VFW Hall, 6:00 pm
Mary Rickert, Shasta County Supervisor
Tom Bosenko, Shasta County Sheriff
George Peck, California Highway Patrol
Brian Noel, Cal Fire
Monte Keady, Burney Fire Protection District
Rod Armstrong, Burney Citizen Volunteer Patrol
Items of Discussion:
The community needs to know how best to deal with each of these issues and how they can work together with the above offices to ensure the safety of our community.
- Loitering, Panhandling, and Camping in Business Parking Lots
- Encampments along Burney Creek & behind Los Colinas Mobile Home Park
- Fire Danger from Encampments
- Retail & Residential Theft, Car & Home Break-ins, Vandalism
- Drug Distribution & Needles in Public Parks
- Questions and Other Concerns
For more information or to provide feedback prior to the meeting, please contact either Jen Luck at the Burney Chamber of Commerce or County Supervisor Mary Rickert.
Jen Luck, Office Manager
Burney Chamber of Commerce
36879 Main Street
Burney, CA 96013
Mary Rickert, Shasta County District 3 Supervisor
Board of Supervisors
1450 Court St., Suite 308B
Redding, CA 96001-1673
Phone: (530) 225-5557
Toll Free: (800) 479-8009
Fax: (530) 225-5189