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File #: 41192    Version: 1 Name: Recognizing and commending Lorri Wendorf Corrigan for her professional and personal dedication to the City of Madison on the occasion of her retirement.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/22/2015 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 1/5/2016 Final action: 1/5/2016
Enactment date: 1/5/2016 Enactment #: RES-16-00003
Title: Recognizing and commending Lorri Wendorf Corrigan for her professional and personal dedication to the City of Madison on the occasion of her retirement.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin, Matthew J. Phair, David Ahrens, Samba Baldeh, Shiva Bidar, Sheri Carter, Maurice S. Cheeks, Mark Clear, Denise DeMarb, Sara Eskrich, Amanda Hall, Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Rebecca Kemble, Steve King, Larry Palm, Marsha A. Rummel, Chris Schmidt, Paul E. Skidmore, Michael E. Verveer, Zach Wood, Ledell Zellers
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
1/5/20161 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
12/22/20151 Community Development Division 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
Recognizing and commending Lorri Wendorf Corrigan for her professional and personal dedication to the City of Madison on the occasion of her retirement.

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WHEREAS, Lorri Wendorf Corrigan is retiring from the City of Madison on January 18, 2015 after 36 years of service to the city; and

WHEREAS, Lorri Wendorf Corrigan began her career as a clerk “with typing ability” in the Family Support Unit of the City of Madison in 1979; and

WHEREAS, Since Lorri’s promotion in 1990 to the Neighborhood Services Coordinator position in the Office of Community Services she has been a tireless advocate for resident engagement in community processes, neighborhood based services and programming and neighborhood centers. In this role she has worked closely with Joining Forces for Families and neighborhood police officers across the city; and

WHEREAS, though Lorri’s love of gardening had nothing to do with her appointment as the Weed and Seed Coordinator, she provided leadership for one of Madison’s first neighborhood focused interdepartmental initiatives; and

WHEREAS, Lorri participated in planning groups for the City of Madison Neighborhood Conferences, the Neighborhoods USA conference and has been a founding member of the current and past iterations of Neighborhood Resource Teams; and

WHEREAS, Lorri received training in Quality Improvement methods and mediation and has utilized these skills in the service of various departments and neighborhood based projects; and

WHEREAS, Lorri has played an integral part in engaging residents in city efforts in the redevelopment of several neighborhoods including Bridge Lake Point and Allied Drive; and

WHEREAS, Neighborhood Center Directors have lauded her dedication to neighborhoods and her advocacy on behalf of centers; and

WHEREAS, Lorri has been a MPSEA member for 25 years, served as president for the last 9 years and dedicated herself to fair compensation, equity and wor...

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