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File #: 14566    Version: 1 Name: HON RES Public Service Recognition Week May 4-10, 2009
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/28/2009 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 5/5/2009 Final action: 5/5/2009
Enactment date: 5/6/2009 Enactment #: RES-09-00399
Title: Proclaiming May 4-10, 2009 as Public Service Recognition Week in the City of Madison.
Sponsors: David J. Cieslewicz, Common Council By Request
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
5/5/20091 COMMON COUNCIL AdoptPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/28/20091 Mayor's Office RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT UNDER SUSPENSION OF RULES 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, & 2.25 - REPORT OF OFFICER  Action details Meeting details Not available
Fiscal Note
No expenditure is required.
Proclaiming May 4-10, 2009 as Public Service Recognition Week in the City of Madison.
WHEREAS,      residents of the City of Madison are served every single day by public employees at the federal, state, county, and city levels; and
WHEREAS,      these unsung heroes do the work that keeps our nation running; and
WHEREAS,      many public employees, including police officers, firefighters, health care professionals, and others risk their lives each day in service to the residents of the City of Madison; and      
WHEREAS,      public employees include secretaries, clerks, nurses, public health workers, inspectors, laborers, information technicians, foresters, assessors, attorneys, parks and recreation crews, planners, engineers, social workers, police officers, firefighters, parking monitors, streets and sanitation crews, and countless other occupations that day in and day out provide diverse services with efficiency and integrity as demanded by the residents of Madison of their government; and
WHEREAS,        without these public employees at every level, continuity would be impossible in a democracy that regularly changes its leaders and elected officials;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Mayor and Common Council of the City of Madison, Wisconsin proclaim May 4-10, 2009, as
in the City of Madison in thanks and appreciation for the accomplishments, contributions, and dedicated service of all City employees.