News
September 20, 2018
link to facebook link to twitter
More Stories
Annie Rasmussen 2/11/32-9/16/18 It wasn’t an easy fight but Rancho wins again Sidewalk repair gets big break from City of RP Cotati residents decry lack of enforcement Little ones with big Polynesian dancing spirit Football in full swing, 3rd win SC neighborhood sues illegal pot grower Emergency Alert System Test Sept. 10 & 12 Third pedestrian struck by SMART train SweetPea celebrates 31 years Polynesia celebrated at annual Pacific Islander Festival RP Public Safety report card RP residents provide input in police chief search 3.0 quake shakes Rohnert Park RP’s new interim police chief Penngrove Community Church celebrates 120 years Cotati Accordion Festival still a hit after 28 years Kid’s Day Parade celebrates our hometown heroes March for the blind highlights need for more accessible sidewalks Kids and firefighters compete in RP Cougars slay Dragons Rohnert Park Bike & Pedestrian Committee adds new member How to help victims of wildfires Plan approved for Station Ave. park Revisiting those who lost it all: October wildfire victims still on the road to recovery New principals 2018-2019 SMART celebrates a year of service Penngrove native set for amazing voyage Back to school for Rohnert Park and Cotati Office of Civil Rights agreement closes investigation of special ed complaint Penngrove grassfire destroys buildings Supply giveaways lend a hand to families RP to host community forum for public safety director search Search still on for A&L Market robbery suspect A unique university for dogs: Bergin University makes Hatchery and Green Mill buildings its new home RP waits to make update to emergency alert system SSU names new police chief International students continue to flock to SSU’s Language Institute RP Health Center celebrates anniversary RP fireworks to be added to agenda Busy night for RP City Council Cougar to Bear — Simmons’ new pelt SRJC picks up local quarterback The biggest little parade in the U.S.A. celebrates the 4th It’s not quite tennis, nor is it pickle ball, but rather something in between. 3.0 quake shakes RP 98 cited in traffic enforcement program A seed of thought grows into a peace garden: Burton garden completed A taste of nostalgia – Penngrove’s Power Up! Event

RP Safety Dept. climbs in remembrance of 9/11/18

  • Photo by Jane Peleti

September 14, 2018

On Tuesday, September 11, the 17th anniversary of 9/11, members of the Rohnert Park's Public Safety Department climbed 110 floors in full gear using stair climbing machines at Rohnert Park 24 Hour Fitness.  The 110 floors represent the height of each of the twin towers with the first responders starting their climb at exactly 8:46 a.m., the time the first airplane hit the first tower. This is the second year the department has done the climb and hope to continue it each year.  

Jane Peleti