Police & Fire Commission Workshop

November 13, 2020 
Via Zoom Webinar 

Price: $75 member/$100 non member

Online Registration

(Pay by Credit Card)

Online Invoice Registration

(Invoiced to You)

Bonus! The League's updated Police and Fire Commission Handbook is included with your registration. 

Registrations accepted until November 12. 

Police and Fire


9:00 a.m.       The Role of the Police & Fire Commission (PFC): Duties, Powers and Responsibilities 

  • Why We Have a Commission
  • PFC Composition & Structure
  • Powers & Duties of the Commission
  • Disciplinary Hearings
  • Overview of Open Meeting & Public Records Laws

Steven C. Zach, Attorney, Boardman & Clark, LLP

Claire Silverman, Legal Counsel, League of Wisconsin Municipalities 

Maria Davis, Assistant Legal Counsel, League of Wisconsin Municipalities 


11:30 p.m.      Lunch (on your own)

12:30 p.m.     Selecting Police and Fire Personnel

  • Hiring Entry Level-Personnel 
  • Promotion
  • Hiring Chiefs

Neil Strobel, Retired Chief, Merrill Police Department

2:30 p.m.       Adjournment