CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 15, 1996 |
Here in the third-safest city in America, Simi Valley's Police Department is being hammered into one of the chief campaign issues of the 1996 City Council race. To be sure, the four challengers voice other complaints about life in Simi Valley and promise improvements if they are elected. The challengers say there are earthquake-damaged buildings to be razed; wheels to be greased for new businesses; and torn fences to be mended between the council and the school board.