The City of Beacon Traffic Safety Committee studies traffic conditions on streets and highways within the City. The Committee analyzes reports of accidents and recommends to the appropriate legislative bodies, departments or commissions such changes in roles, orders, regulations and existing law as the Committee may deem advisable.
The Traffic Safety Committee is authorized to promote and encourage street and highway traffic safety. The Committee is comprised of five members: the Chief of Police, a Planning Board representative and three members appointed by the Mayor.
The Committee meets at 9:00 a.m. on the fourth Thursday of every month. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, meetings are held virtually. Meetings are open to the public and can be accessed through the City’s Calendar.
The following are under the committee’s review:
- Intersection at Washington Ave. / Spring St. / East Main St
Upcoming Meeting Agenda
Traffic Safety Committee Minutes
There were no meetings in November or December 2020
Matt Dubetsky, Member of the Public, Chair
Michael Manzi, Highway Superintendent
Sands Frost, Representative from Beacon Police Department
Gary VanVoorhis, Fire Chief
Jill Reynolds, Planning Board Member
The Tree Committee consists of the Highway Superintendent, a representative from the Police Department, the Fire Chief, a representative from the Planning Board and two members of the public. If there are any vacancies, and you wish to apply, please visit https://www.cityofbeacon.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Blank_Committee_Application_Fillable-4.pdf