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Legislation #: 090345 Introduction Date: 4/30/2009
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS JOHNSON, CIRCO, CURLS, FORD, FUNKHOUSER, GOTTSTEIN, HERMANN, MARCASON, RILEY, SANDERS BROOK, SHARP AND SKAGGS
Title: Honoring Golden Ox owners Stephen Greer and William Teel and staff on the restaurant’s 60th anniversary.

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4/29/2009 Filed by the Clerk's office
4/30/2009 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 090345

 

Honoring Golden Ox owners Stephen Greer and William Teel and staff on the restaurants 60th anniversary.

 

WHEREAS, the Golden Ox Steak House was founded by Jay Dillingham, the president of the Kansas City Stockyards, in May 1949 as a place for ranchers, farmers and their families to have a place to enjoy great food and great steaks when they brought cattle to the stockyards; and

 

WHEREAS, the Golden Ox is still in its original location at the site of the former Kansas City Stockyards in Kansas Citys West Bottoms district; and

 

WHEREAS, the Golden Ox is a Kansas City tradition and represents a significant segment of Kansas City history; and

 

WHEREAS, the Golden Ox is nationally recognized as one of Americas great traditional steak house restaurants; and

 

WHEREAS, the Golden Ox after 60 years is still a very vital part of the food service industry in our City and the entire Midwest; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

That the Mayor and Council hereby honor Stephen Greer and William Teel on the 60th anniversary of the Golden Ox Steak House; and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that copies hereof be presented to Stephen Greer and William Teel with the congratulations of the Mayor, Council and citizens of Kansas City for the 60-year success of the Golden Ox.

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