Northwest NEWS

October 9, 2000

Local News

Sheriff Reichert to meet with public

King County Sheriff Dave Reichert is extending an open invitation to members of the public to meet with him on Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Precinct #2, 18118 73rd Avenue NE, at a community budget discussion, to be held in Kenmore.
   This will be the second of three forums held in varios locations in King County.The purpose of the meeting is to solicit input from the community as to what their public safety priorities are. The Sheriff's Office wants to know:
   * What are the community's crime priorities?
   * Where should the Sheriff's Office commit their resources?
   * How can the Sheriff's Office do better?
   In addition, Sheriff Reichert will discuss the budget realities facing his department, including how much money is allocated to public safety and how those tax dollars are spent.
   The public is invited to the Community Budget Discussion, which is geared toward residents of North King County.