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Legislation #: 080412 Introduction Date: 4/24/2008
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 4/24/2008
Title: Recognizing the retirement of Marion Goodloe after 28 years of service to the City.

Legislation History
4/21/2008 Filed by the Clerk's office
4/24/2008 Adopted

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Recognizing the retirement of Marion Goodloe after 28 years of service to the City.


WHEREAS, Marion Goodloe has announced her retirement from the City of Kansas City, Missouri, effective March 31, 2008, having served the City faithfully for 28 years; and


WHEREAS, Marion was born in Marvel, Arkansas and raised in Kansas City, Missouri; and


WHEREAS, Marion has three children and four grandchildren with whom she plans to spend even more time. Marion has worked with hearing impaired people since 1993. One of Marions favorite hobbies is fishing; and


WHEREAS, Marion started her long history with the City on April 15, 1980 in the Neighborhood and Community Services Department as an Animal Control Officer in the Animal Control Division. She later moved to the Public Works Department where she worked as an Equipment Operator, then a Labor Leader, then a General Supervisor in the Solid Waste Division; and


WHEREAS, Marion has been a member of the Linwood S.D.A. Church since 1981 where she has worked in the food pantry since 1999. She also provides service to the members who are hearing impaired; and


WHEREAS, Marion intends to continue her education and take computer classes so to increase her technical skills and become more knowledgeable; and

WHEREAS, Marion plans to pursue a humanitarian career focused on improving the lives of hearing impaired people; NOW, THEREFORE,




That the Mayor and Council hereby recognize the retirement of Marion Goodloe after 28 years of service to the City; 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 Marion Goodloe in recognition of her splendid service to the City of Kansas City, Missouri, and its citizens.