Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Police Department Launches Sergeant Recruitment

SUISUN CITY, CA. - The Suisun City Police Department is now recruiting for a police sergeant. Applications are due no later than Dec. 8, 2011.

The department offers a variety of specialty assignments including: Patrol, Traffic, Investigations, Canine, School Resource Officer, Marine Patrol, Major Crimes Unit / CSI, and regional SWAT Team.  The department is staffed by 24 sworn officers including Chief of Police Ed Dadisho, a Police Commander and 4 Police Sergeants. The department has its own dispatch center, code enforcement officers, and youth services bureau.  The department has the latest in law enforcement technology and equipment.

Under direction of a Police Commander, supervises, assigns, reviews, and participates in the work of law enforcement staff involved in the protection of public health, safety, and welfare and the enforcement of applicable federal, state, and local laws; assumes responsibility for assigned collateral services, special programs, projects, or department-wide functions or activities; coordinates activities with other divisions, units, watches, City departments, outside agencies, organizations and the public; and performs a variety of administrative and technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.

For a full description of the position, please see the Police Department careers site.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Workshops to help homeowners save energy & money

New Energy Upgrade California Program offers cash rebates and healthier homes, creates jobs

SUISUN CITY, Calif. - Homeowners in Solano County are invited to attend free workshops for Energy Upgrade California (, the new statewide program that reduces energy use, saves homeowners money and creates local jobs.

Sponsored by Energy Upgrade California and the Solano Center for Business Innovation, the series of workshops will provide homeowners valuable information about Energy Upgrade California’s “whole house approach” to energy efficiency, as well as how to access rebates up to $6,000 and 3% fixed-interest financing for home energy upgrades. Homeowners will also learn about additional resources available for Solano County residents only through the “Solano +” program.


Wednesday, November 9, 6:30pm
Ulatis Community Center
1000 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville >> map
Info & RSVP:

Thursday, November 10, 6:30pm
Nelson Community Center
611 Village Drive, Suisun City >> map
Info & RSVP:

Monday, November 14, 6:30pm
Dixon Fire Department
205 Ford Way, Dixon >> map
Info & RSVP:


Charles Rieger, Solano Center for Business Innovation
707-861-0724 or

ABOUT ENERGY UPGRADE CALIFORNIAEnergy Upgrade California is a collaborative program between the California Energy Commission, the California Public Utilities Commission, utilities and local governments that provides tools to accomplish and promote a “whole house” approach to home efficiency improvements. Based on “building science” principles, the program emphasizes an integrated approach to energy efficiency, starting with an assessment of current systems to identify solutions that will improve the comfort and energy performance of a home. For more information, visit