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Legislation #: 970556 Introduction Date: 4/24/1997
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 4/24/1997
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER FINLEY
Title: Commending Radio Shack and Station KSHB-TV-NBC-41 for their continued participation in Kansas City's Fire Department Smoke Detector Program.

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4/24/1997

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4/24/1997

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RESOLUTION NO. 970556

 

Commending Radio Shack and Station KSHB-TV-NBC-41 for their continued participation in Kansas City's Fire Department Smoke Detector Program.

 

WHEREAS, Radio Shack made a total of 5,000 smoke detectors available for distribution by the Fire Department in the Kansas City, Missouri community; and

 

WHEREAS, KSHB-TV-NBC-41 broadcast informational segments regarding the program and alerted the public to the importance of installing smoke detectors as a fire safety measure; and

 

WHEREAS, through the contributions of Radio Shack and KSHB-TV-NBC-41 a large number of community residents who had none, or needed an additional unit, received smoke detectors, which greatly improved the safety and welfare of their homes; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE OF COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby commend Radio Shack for the contribution of 5,000 smoke detectors and KSHB-TV-NBC-41 for raising the public awareness of the benefit of installing smoke detectors, thereby supporting successful results of the program, which will lead to a reduction in fire injuries and fatalities as well as lowering property losses; 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 Radio Shack and KSHB-TV-NBC-41 in token of the appreciation of the Mayor and the Council for their contributions and support of the smoke detector program.

 

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