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Legislation #: 101055 Introduction Date: 12/16/2010
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 12/26/2010
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS FORD, SHARP AND CURLS
Title: Honoring Keep Kansas City Beautiful for their outstanding service to the community.

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12/15/2010 Filed by the Clerk's office
12/16/2010 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 101055

 

Honoring Keep Kansas City Beautiful for their outstanding service to the community.

 

WHEREAS, Keep Kansas City Beautiful strives to involve citizens, businesses and government in creating a cleaner and more attractive Kansas City; and

 

WHEREAS, Keep Kansas City Beautiful is guided by the key principles of education, individual responsibility, public-private partnerships and volunteer action; and

 

WHEREAS, Keep Kansas City Beautiful works toward litter prevention, sustainable beautification and waste reduction within the City; and

 

WHEREAS, Keep Kansas City Beautiful has supported 62 clean-ups in 134 communities, worked with over 6,000 volunteers and community service workers and removed 82.9 tons of litter within the last year; and

 

WHEREAS, Keep Kansas City Beautiful has worked to create sustainable projects within the community, including vegetable gardens, rain gardens and dry creek beds; and

 

WHEREAS, Keep Kansas City Beautiful encourages and honors individuals and organizations who are sustainable leaders by providing awards and recognition; and

 

WHEREAS, the organization has been serving the Greater Kansas City area for a full ten years; NOW THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby honor Keep Kansas City Beautiful for their outstanding service to the community; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Kate Becker and Malenda Shahane with the appreciation of the Mayor, Council and citizens of Kansas City for the work they are doing to make our City beautiful.

 

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