File PhotoHemet City Councilman Michael Perciful ran for his council seat promoting Measure E, and feels that the city can do a better job than Caltrans regarding improvements on Florida Avenue. ■ By Rusty Strait / Contributed “Riverside County,” stated Hemet City Councilman Michael Perciful, “is not the norm in California. I come from San Diego County, where most cities prefer home rule when it comes to public safety. Up here there has been a push for smaller cities to contract those services out to the county.” Keeping services under local control With a police background, having served 10 years as a Chula Vista volunteer cop, he prefers local control of

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