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File #: 59542    Version: 1 Name: Proclaiming the week of April 26 through May 2, 2020 as Arbor Week in the City of Madison.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/11/2020 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 3/31/2020 Final action: 3/31/2020
Enactment date: 4/3/2020 Enactment #: RES-20-00228
Title: Proclaiming the week of April 26 through May 2, 2020 as Arbor Week in the City of Madison.
Sponsors: Satya V. Rhodes-Conway, Syed Abbas, Christian A. Albouras, Samba Baldeh, Shiva Bidar, Sheri Carter, Tag Evers, Grant Foster, Keith Furman, Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Patrick W. Heck, Zachary Henak, Rebecca Kemble, Lindsay Lemmer, Arvina Martin, Donna V. Moreland, Sally Rohrer, Marsha A. Rummel, Michael J. Tierney, Michael E. Verveer
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
3/31/20201 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/11/20201 Parks 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 City appropriation required.

Title

Proclaiming the week of April 26 through May 2, 2020 as Arbor Week in the City of Madison.

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WHEAREAS, the City of Madison has been a Tree City USA for 31 years; and,

 

WHEREAS, trees help moderate the temperature; and,

 

WHEREAS, residents living in greener neighborhoods are healthier; and,

 

WHEREAS, planting trees provides an opportunity for community involvement and empowerment that improves the quality of life in our neighborhoods; and,

 

WHEREAS, the continued planting and care of trees in our city shall provide the same benefits for the present and future residents of Madison,

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor of the City of Madison, Wisconsin, does hereby proclaim the week of April 26 through May 2, 2020 as Arbor Week in the City of Madison, and urges residents to celebrate and plant trees this week.