Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date September 17, 2003
Contact Officer Felix Medina
Phone (909) 826-5939
Fax (909) 826-2594


6th Annual Traffic Safety Fair

Riverside, Ca-  On Saturday, September 20, 2003, the Riverside Police Departmentís Traffic Education Unit will host their 6th Annual Traffic Safety Fair at Castle Park, located at 3500 Polk Street in Riverside. The event will run from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

The Traffic Safety Fair is partially funded through a grant by the California Kids Plate Program and will focus on educational fun for the entire family. Some of the participating agencies will include the Riverside Fire Department, California Highway Patrol, Mothers Against Drunk Driving and many more. Face painting, child safety seat classes and bicycle helmet clinics will also be available. Free drawings will be held throughout the day and participants will have a chance to win bicycles, skateboards, train sets and gift certificates.

For a free parking pass, or more information about the Traffic Safety Fair, you can log on to our website at www.rpdonline.org or call Karen Haverkamp at (909) 789-0741.