Justice, Education, HUD, CDC officials visit Salinas

Justice, Education, HUD, CDC officials met with officials and citizens of Salinas recently, as part of the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention.

On August 15th and 16th, 2012, a delegation of senior federal officials met to confer on progress against youth violence with city leaders, the Community Alliance for Safety and Peace (CASP), Congressman Sam Farr and members of the community.

The site visit is part of the work of the White House led National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, of which Salinas is a member. President Obama recently recognized the work of Salinas and the Forum in a speech to the National Urban League.

News Item Publication Date: 
Friday, August 17, 2012