FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michelle Geller (760) 839-4587

In response to recent media reports regarding city fees related to the towing of impounded vehicles, Escondido City Manager Clay Phillips issued the following statement today saying, “The City made every effort to ensure the towing fees we established reflect our costs.  However, to address questions raised by the media, I have asked the Finance Department to conduct a review of our towing fees. I expect I will have that review by March 29th.”