Commission

Public Safety Committee

Purpose
This committee is authorized to encourage the coordination of all safety and law enforcement agencies within the county including the County Sheriff’s Department, Adult Detention Center, Workhouse, Rescue Squads, Traffic and Safety Control, Emergency Services Coordinator, Wheel Tax Officer, OSHA, Ambulance Service, Humane/Rabies Control, and any department using radio dispatch. The committee is composed of seven (7) Commissioners.*
Meetings are held at the Historic County Courthouse, 2nd Floor, Room 205.
Fourth Monday at 5:30 p.m.

Meetings
Meetings are held at the Historic County Courthouse, 2nd Floor, Room 205. Fourth Monday at 5:30 p.m. Past videos can be seen on the Rutherford County YouTube page. For a complete list of Standing Committee Meeting Dates as well as Agendas and Minutes click here.

Committee Members
Doug Shafer, Chair
Joe Gourley, Vice-Chair
Pettus Read
Jeff Phillips
Chantho Sourinho
Steve Pearcy
David Nipper

*Source of purpose statements: League of Women Voters Know Your Local Government Handbook.