CITY OF BISHOP HONORS FORMER BISHOP PD OFFICER MICHAEL MAIRS
The City of Bishop will honor the memory of former Bishop Police Officer Michael Mairs this evening. Mayor Laura Smith will express, on behalf of the entire City Council, their sincere appreciation to Officer Mairs, a true hero, for his dedicated service to the City of Bishop. Officer Mairs who passed away on July 31st after a long battle with cancer, started his career with Bishop PD on April 1st, 2007. He received numerous commendations for his involvement in several criminal investigations as well as the City of Bishops Medal o Merit for Bravery when he risked harm to himself to rescue an injured driver who was trapped inside a rolled vehicle. The honorary proclamation will take place at tonight city council meeting which takes place at 6pm in the City Council Chambers.