Chad Butler, previously a Police Captain with the City of Rocklin and an officer focused on public safety for more than 20 years, has been appointed as Rocklin’s Interim Police Chief.
Butler succeeds Ron Lawrence, who has accepted a position as Police Chief for the City of Citrus Heights, effective Monday, Oct. 31.
Jill Gayaldo will be appointed to Rocklin’s Planning Commission by the Rocklin City Council at their meeting schedule for Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 6 p.m.
Gayaldo was chosen during a special meeting held on October 20, where the City Council interviewed 11 applicants for the Planning Commission seat formally held by Ken Broadway, who was appointed to City Council in September. The interview process for the Planning Commission position, including Council discussion and deliberation, was open to the public.
During a special meeting on September 14, the City Council interviewed nineteen candidates who applied to fill the open seat. The interview process, including Council discussion and deliberation, was open to the public.
Broadway is also seeking a four-year Rocklin City Council term during the November election. If elected, he would resign the current two-year appointment (the remainder of Ruslin’s term), and accept the full four-year elected term.
Celebrate the holiday season with your family and friends on historic Front Street in Rocklin’s Quarry District. Bring the kids for a fun-filled evening with Santa, face painting, cookies, hot chocolate, cider, performances by local musical groups, and the tree lighting.