GARRETTSVILLE: Village Police Chief Anthony Milicia has retired, the Kent-Ravenna Record-Courier reports.

Milicia has been chief in the Portage County community since 2009.

“People don’t believe me, but I am going to take care of 30 years of neglect around my house,” he told the newspaper. “That’s my goal.”

Milicia also retired from a part-time officer position he held with Hiram police.

Lt. Timothy Christopher is taking over as chief, the Record-Courier said.

Read the full Record-Courier report here.