Venus, TX - City Administrator/Chief of Police Michael Boese, the officers of the City of Venus Police Department, and the City’s Fire Department
are proud to announce the City of Venus Second Annual Venus Neighborhood Night Out on Saturday, October 1, 2016. By hosting the event three days before other cities celebrate National Night Out, local residents and friends will have the chance to participate the following Tuesday with their friends and families in other cities.
National Night Out 2016 for many cities across the country will be held Tuesday, October 4 involving over 16,000 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases around the world. In all over 38 million people are expected to participate in this year’s 33rd Annual National Night Out. National Night Out 2016 is expected to be the largest event ever.
CITY OF VENUS, TEXAS TO JOIN CITIES NATIONWIDE FOR AMERICA’S NIGHT OUT AGAINST CRIME
National Night Out is designed to: (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; (2) Generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime efforts; (3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and (4) Send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.
From 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on October 1st residents throughout the City of Venus are asked to spend the evening outside with neighbors and police. Last year the City had two neighborhood communities that participated. This year the ‘citywide block party’ will take place in one location, inside Fielder Park located at 204 E. 6th Street Venus, Texas 76084. The event will include displays and presentations from the City of Venus Police and Fire Departments, various other county, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, fire trucks, ambulances, representatives from branches of the military as well as various other organizations and community groups and so much more.
Some of the highlights of the evening will include good food, face painting, give-a-ways, music, and fun for the whole family.
The City of Venus encourages everyone to come out and join their neighbors in partaking in this exciting crime and drug prevention event. Everyone is welcome!!!
For more information, sponsorship opportunities, and to participate contact Officer Tom Russell at 972-366-3332 or .
City Administrator/Chief of Police The City of Venus
105 East US Highway 67
Venus, Texas 76084
(972)366-3348 City Hall
(972)366-3332 Police Department