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File #: 29853    Version: 1 Name: Proclaiming May 5 - 11, 2013 as Public Service Recognition Week in Madison, Wisconsin in honor of the millions of public employees at the federal, state, county, and city levels.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/17/2013 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 4/30/2013 Final action: 4/30/2013
Enactment date: 5/3/2013 Enactment #: RES-13-00307
Title: Proclaiming May 5 - 11, 2013 as Public Service Recognition Week in Madison, Wisconsin in honor of the millions of public employees at the federal, state, county, and city levels.
Sponsors: Chris Schmidt, Scott J. Resnick, Paul R. Soglin, David Ahrens, Shiva Bidar, Maurice S. Cheeks, Joseph R. Clausius, Mark Clear, Lauren Cnare, Denise DeMarb, Sue Ellingson, Steve King, Larry Palm, Matthew J. Phair, Marsha A. Rummel, Paul E. Skidmore, John Strasser, Lisa Subeck, Michael E. Verveer, Anita Weier, Ledell Zellers
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
4/30/20131 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/17/20131 Council Office RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT UNDER SUSPENSION OF RULES 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, & 2.25 - MISC. ITEMS  Action details Meeting details Not available
Fiscal Note
No appropriation required.
 
Title
Proclaiming May 5 - 11, 2013 as Public Service Recognition Week in Madison, Wisconsin in  honor of the millions of public employees at the federal, state, county, and city levels.
 
Body
WHEREAS, Madison residents are served every single day by public servants at the federal, state, county and city levels.  These unsung heroes do the work that keeps our nation working; and,
 
WHEREAS, many public servants, including military personnel, police officers, firefighters, border patrol officers, embassy employees, health care professionals and others, risk their lives each day in service to the people of the United States and around the world; and,
 
WHEREAS, public servants include teachers, doctors and scientists . . .train conductors and astronauts . . . nurses and safety inspectors . . . laborers, computer technicians and social workersÂ… and countless other occupations.  Day in and day out they provide the diverse services demanded by the American people of their government with efficiency and integrity; and,
 
WHEREAS, without these public servants at every level, continuity would be impossible in a democracy that regularly changes its leaders and elected officials;
 
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and the Common Council do hereby proclaim May 5 - 11, 2013 as Public Service Recognition Week in Madison, Wisconsin and all residents are encouraged to recognize the accomplishments and contributions of government employees at all levels - federal, state, county and city.