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File #: 35299    Version: 1 Name: Congratulating Giovanni Rodriguez for being selected as the 2014 Miss Viva México and ambassador of Mexican culture and heritage.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/22/2014 In control: Council Office
On agenda: 9/2/2014 Final action: 9/2/2014
Enactment date: 9/5/2014 Enactment #: RES-14-00621
Title: Congratulating Giovanni Rodriguez for being selected as the 2014 Miss Viva México and ambassador of Mexican culture and heritage.
Sponsors: Shiva Bidar, Paul R. Soglin, David Ahrens, Maurice S. Cheeks, Joseph R. Clausius, Mark Clear, Lauren Cnare, Lucas Dailey, Denise DeMarb, Steve King, Larry Palm, Matthew J. Phair, Scott J. Resnick, Marsha A. Rummel, Chris Schmidt, Paul E. Skidmore, John Strasser, Lisa Subeck, Michael E. Verveer, Anita Weier, Ledell Zellers
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
9/2/20141 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
8/22/20141 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 is required.
Title
Congratulating Giovanni Rodriguez for being selected as the 2014 Miss Viva México and ambassador of Mexican culture and heritage.
Body
WHEREAS, Hispanic Heritage month is celebrated in the United States from September 15 to October 15; and
WHEREAS, as part of the Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations, WLMV - La Movida 1480AM, a member radio station of Madison's Mid-West Family Broadcasting group, will celebrate the eleventh-annual Festival Viva México 2014 on Sunday, September 14, 2014; and
WHEREAS, it has become a tradition to select an outstanding young woman to represent the Mexican culture and heritage by being crowned as Miss Viva México; and
WHEREAS, Giovanni Rodriguez was born in Milwaukee, WI, is currently a student at UW Madison majoring in Biology, and is a student worker for the Center of Academic Excellence and Undergraduate Scholars Program; and
 
WHEREAS, throughout 2014-2015, she will participate in events and activities such as Dane County Fair, Latino Health Fair, and fundraisers to serve as a role model to other Latino youth in our community; and
WHEREAS, Giovanni Rodriguez represents the perseverance, beauty and dreams of our Latina youth;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and Common Council congratulate Giovanni Rodriguez for being selected as the 2014 Miss Viva México and ambassador of Mexican culture and heritage.