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Safety Commission


PURPOSEThe Safety Commission shall investigate, advise, and report to the mayor, the Common Council and any other city official concerning the best methods of providing for the safety and convenience of the public on matters of safety, and it shall conduct educational campaigns on safety measures and practices.

POWERS AND DUTIES:  The Safety Commission shall have the powers and duties prescribed in Municipal Code 1.52. 

STRUCTURE:  The Safety Commission shall consist of six (6) members, including the Chief of Police and five (5) citizen members.

TERMS:  The citizen members shall be appointed by the mayor, subject to confirmation by the Common Council at the organizational meeting in each even-numbered year for a term of two (2) years.

                    COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairman:  Ken Meuler, Chief of Police

Name                                                                      Tenure    

Ken Meuler, Chief of Police, Chairman              Term of Office
James Maersch                                                      1999 – 2018
James Winget                                                         1979 – 2018
Boyd Janto                                                              2000 – 2018
Tom Hopp                                                                2000 – 2018
Kenneth Pesch                                                        1999 – 2017

Contact Information:

Ken Meuler, Chief of Police
West Bend Police Department
1115 S. Main Street
West Bend, WI  53095 




West Bend City Hall
1115 S. Main Street
West Bend, WI 53095
(262) 335-5100