2015 Outstanding Volunteer Honoree: Traffic Team
Traffic Team: Reynaldo Dizon, Chuck Carnes and Jose Lopez – Volunteer Neighborhood Traffic Team – Focusing on solutions for safer Neighborhoods and Schools
Volunteers Reynaldo (Rene) Dizon
who has worked as a volunteer since 2008, Chuck Carnes
who has volunteered since 2009, and Jose Lopez
who has been volunteering since 2011, together represent the Neighborhood Volunteer Traffic Team for the Police Department.
The Neighborhood Volunteer Traffic Team is a group that goes out into the community to survey traffic issues within the city. They assist the department in obtaining data on streets, intersections, and schools, where the department has received complaints from citizens regarding traffic safety issues, such as stop sign violations, speeders, and crosswalk safety. They help identify issues, and develop solutions to traffic related problems within the city.
“Rene, Chuck and Jose, are invaluable to the police department and to the city. You help make San Mateo a better place to live and work because of their efforts. Thank you”.