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Chief works to revive PAL boxing league

Original post made on Nov 27, 2007

Police Chief Scott Vermeer is hoping to revive a city tradition from the 1970s — a youth boxing program sponsored by the Police Activities League-— and he has friends in high places to help him do it.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 2, 2007, 12:00 AM

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Posted by obie cervantes, a resident of Castro City
on Nov 27, 2007 at 11:45 am

How can I get a hold of Chief Scott vermeer? I used to box in the PAL program and my grandfather helped train us. I would like to help. Thank you


Posted by Don Frances, Mountain View Voice Editor
on Nov 27, 2007 at 1:10 pm

Don Frances is a registered user.

Hi Obie,

I bet he'd like to talk to you too. I'd first try just emailing Vermeer at scott.vermeer@mountainview.gov.

Here's a list of police contacts, including the chief's:
Web Link

If that doesn't work, reach me by email or phone and I'll see how to get you in touch with him.


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