KC Skyline

City Clerk Web Search

Search the Ordinances:

Legislation #: 951491 Introduction Date: 10/26/1995
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 10/26/1995
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER DANAHER
Title: Honoring Connie Bell-Gustafson, Bell's Flower _ Gifts for "Good Neighbor Day".

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
10/26/1995

Prepare to Introduce

10/26/1995

Adopted


View Attachments
FileTypeSizeDescription
No attachment(s) found

Printer Friendly Version

 

RESOLUTION NO. 951491

 

Honoring Connie Bell-Gustafson, Bell's Flower & Gifts for "Good Neighbor Day".

 

WHEREAS, Connie Bell-Gustafson, owner of Bell's Flowers & Gifts celebrated "Good Neighbor Day" on September 26, 1995 by giving away 10,000 roses; and

 

WHEREAS, the first 800 or so people who walked into the shop received a dozen roses free...all that was asked of them was to keep one rose for themselves and give the other 11 away to 11 different people, in the process introducing themselves and getting acquainted; and

 

WHEREAS, "Good Neighbor Day was a day for people to meet and get to know their neighbors." Connie Bell, owner of Bell's Flowers said, "What better way to bring a feeling of community unity, common hospitality and friendship to Kansas City North than to give a rose to someone. The rose has always been the symbol of love and friendship."; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby extend to Connie Bell-Gustafson their most heartfelt congratulations and thanks her celebration of "Good Neighbor Day" and her effort to unite the community with friendship and hospitality; 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 Connie Bell-Gustafson with the best wishes of the Mayor, Council and citizens of Kansas City.

 

_______________________________________________