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BV Council votes to bring
Police Dept. into digital era
Animal Control, Wastewater Plan, Fire Dept. Needs, etc.


The City of Buena Vista
welcomed a new police officer.

From the Feb. 12, 2020 issue
of The Journal

By Richard Harris
   The Buena Vista City Council voted to spend around $15,000 to alleviate a desperate situation and bring the Police Department into the digital era, began discussing the need to improve animal control, noted a need to try and find a way to cut down on the projected $4.67 million cost for improvements to the wastewater treatment system, fielded a request from the Fire Department, and discussed other items during its monthly meeting on February 4.
Police Department Issues
   Police Chief Wendell Faulk and Assistant Chief Sharon Williams spoke to Council members about several needs of their department. The top priority is getting new radios – digital instead of analog. Chief Faulk noted that they are the only law enforcement agency in the area still using analog radios and it poses serious ... The rest of the story.