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File #: 61797    Version: 1 Name: That the lake rescue air boat of the City of Madison Fire Department Lake Rescue Team carry the name "Yapper” in honor of Lieutenant (Ret.) Craig H Yapp aka “Yapper.”
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/13/2020 In control: Fire Department
On agenda: 9/15/2020 Final action: 9/15/2020
Enactment date: 9/21/2020 Enactment #: RES-20-00633
Title: Naming Lake Rescue Air Boat of the City of Madison Fire Department Lake Rescue Team carry the name "Yapper" in honor of Lieutenant (Ret.) Craig H Yapp.
Sponsors: Paul E. Skidmore, Michael E. Verveer
Attachments: 1. Yapper.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
9/15/20201 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
8/13/20201 Fire Department 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

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Naming Lake Rescue Air Boat of the City of Madison Fire Department Lake Rescue Team carry the name "Yapper" in honor of Lieutenant (Ret.) Craig H Yapp.

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WHEREAS, the Madison Fire Department Lake Rescue Team is a vital part of emergency service delivery to the City of Madison since 1983; and,

 

WHEREAS, the members of the Madison Fire Department continue to provide quality lake rescue service to the City of Madison; and,

 

WHEREAS, Lieutenant (Ret.) Craig H Yapp served the City of Madison for 24 years; from March 1982 to March 2006; and,

 

WHEREAS, Lieutenant (Ret.) Craig H Yapp played a critical role in the leadership and development of the Lake Rescue Team from its inception in 1983; and,

 

WHEREAS, the Mayor and Common Council of the City of Madison recognize the Midwest Air Boat as a vital tool to the current Lake Rescue Team,

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Lake Rescue Air Boat of the City of Madison Fire Department Lake Rescue Team carry the name "Yapper" in honor of Lieutenant (Ret.) Craig H Yapp.