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Legislation #: 041066 Introduction Date: 9/23/2004
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER COOPER
Title: Congratulating the American Royal Barbecue and its volunteers on its 25th Anniversary in Kansas City.

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9/23/2004

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RESOLUTION NO. 041066

 

Congratulating the American Royal Barbecue and its volunteers on its 25th Anniversary in Kansas City.

 

WHEREAS, on September 30 - October 2, 2004, the American Royal Barbecue will hold its annual barbecue with over 460 teams signed up to cook with the contest being labeled as the Worlds Largest Barbecue Contest; and

 

WHEREAS, the American Royal Barbecue attracts hundreds of contestants from throughout the United States as well as foreign countries; and

 

WHEREAS, this premier barbecue event attracts thousands of people to Kansas City to sample our Midwestern hospitality as well as the world's best barbecue; and

 

WHEREAS, every year Kansas City receives favorable publicity around the country through the articles on our outstanding barbecue written by the scores of food editors and writers who attend the event; and

 

WHEREAS, many contests are scheduled over the three day period with prizes being awarded and accompanying entertainment events add up to a weekend dedicated to barbecue and fun, all for the benefit of the American Royal; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the City of Kansas City, Missouri, offers its congratulations to the American Royal Barbecue on the occasion of its 25th anniversary; 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 the American Royal Association with the urging of the Mayor and Council to the citizens of Kansas City and the public at large to join in this year's festivities.

 

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