KC Skyline

City Clerk Web Search

Search the Ordinances:

Legislation #: 010161 Introduction Date: 1/25/2001
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 1/25/2001
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS BROOKS, WILLIAMS-NEAL AND DANAHER
Title: Honoring Dr. Jane Knapp for her dedication to her work and the spirit she brings to her vocation.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
1/25/2001

Prepare to Introduce

1/25/2001

Adopted


View Attachments
FileTypeSizeDescription
01-010161.PDF Other 215K Authenticated and addl documents

Printer Friendly Version

 

RESOLUTION NO. 010161

 

Honoring Dr. Jane Knapp for her dedication to her work and the spirit she brings to her vocation.

 

WHEREAS, since her residency in 1978, Jane Knapp has brought excellence in treatment and leadership to Childrens Mercy Hospital and Kansas City, Missouri, through her exemplary work in the field of pediatric emergency medicine; and

 

WHEREAS, Dr. Knapp has built Childrens Mercy Hospital into a leading pediatric emergency institution, and both she and the hospital enjoy well-deserved reputations throughout the nation for the quality of care provided under Dr. Knapps leadership; and

 

WHEREAS, in addition to her work at Childrens Mercy Hospital, Dr. Knapp is also a professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine; and

 

WHEREAS, Dr. Knapp follows admirably in the footsteps of Alice Berry Graham and Katherine Berry Richardson, the 1897 founders of Childrens Mercy Hospital. Dr. Jane Knapps undaunted dedication to the care of children and to this City is inestimable; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby honor Dr. Jane Knapp for her dedication to her work and the spirit she brings to her vocation; 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 Dr. Jane Knapp for her devotion to the children in our community.

 

_____________________________________________________________