Public Safety Committee


This Committee addresses issues related to the health, safety, and welfare of the community. The Committee maintains liaison relationships with the Brighton Police Department, Brighton Fire Department, Henrietta Fire Department (West Brighton), Brighton Volunteer Ambulance, as well as other community and civic organizations as their work relates to public safety in Town of Brighton.


The Committee is composed of the Town Supervisor and two additional members of the Town Board, one of whom serves as Chairperson of the Committee.

Councilmember Christopher K. Werner
Phone: (585) 784- 5254

Supervisor William W. Moehle
Phone: (585) 784-5252

Councilmember Jason S. DiPonzio
Phone: (585) 784- 5256
Christopher Roth, Fire Marshal
Phone: (585) 784-5220

Representatives from the Brighton Police Department, Brighton Fire Department, Henrietta Fire Department and Brighton Volunteer Ambulance, as well as the Brighton Department of Public Works participate in Public Safety Committee meetings.

2023 Meeting Schedule

The Public Safety Committee meets regularly on the second Tuesday of the month at 8 a.m. in the Town Hall Auditorium unless otherwise indicated on the approved schedule.  See the schedule here.

Meeting Agendas

Committee members, agency representatives, and members of the public are welcome and encouraged to bring matters of public safety concern to the attention of the chair for inclusion on the monthly agenda. All such matters to be presented to the Public Safety Committee and related correspondence must be provided to the Chair or Staff by noon on the Thursday before the upcoming meeting for inclusion on the agenda. Community members who submit matters for the agenda are not required to be present when the matter is addressed, but are welcome to attend and participate in the discussion as their schedules allow.

Meeting agendas are posted by noon on the day prior to the scheduled meeting.  See agendas here.

Meeting Minutes

The Fire Marshal, staff to the Committee, takes minutes of all meetings. The minutes are provided to the Committee members for their review and approval. On approval, the minutes are provided to the Town Clerk as a matter of public record and posted online.  See minutes here.