Boise Police Chief Michael Masterson will join Mayor Dave Bieter in presenting awards to the 12 children who won the recent "Safety in our Neighborhood" poster contest.
The Boise Police Crime Prevention Unit sponsored the kids poster contest to promote neighborhood safety. The contest was also scheduled to help families begin thinking about neighborhood safety and National Night Out in anticipation of Tuesday, August 1st.
"Sometimes, it's actually children who can remind parents about safety precautions," said Chief Masterson. "Teaching children safety is an important life long lesson."
Who: Mayor Bieter and Chief Masterson
What: Winners of children's Neighborhood Safety Poster Contest
Where: City Hall steps
When: 11:00 today, Wednesday, July 19th