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Legislation #: 001643 Introduction Date: 12/14/2000
Type: Special Action Effective Date: 12/14/2000
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER WILLIAMS-NEAL
Title: Congratulating Ruby McIntyre on the 45th anniversary of Ruby´s Soul Food Cafe.

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12/14/2000

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12/14/2000

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RESOLUTION NO. 001643

 

Congratulating Ruby McIntyre on the 45th anniversary of Rubys Soul Food Cafe.

 

WHEREAS, in 1955, Ruby McIntyre opened Rubys Soul Food Caf at 1508 Brooklyn in Kansas City, Missouri; and

 

WHEREAS, over the years, Ruby has met many dear friends and regardless of whether the customer could pay or not nobody ever went hungry when leaving Rubys Caf; and

 

WHEREAS, Ruby has spoken on several occasions at William Jewel College and the University of Missouri-Kansas City on cooking and her long career as the owner of Rubys Soul Food Caf; and

 

WHEREAS, Ruby is a member of HateBusters and was invited by President Bill Clinton to Washington, D.C. to cook; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby congratulate Ruby McIntyre on the 45th anniversary of Rubys Soul Food Caf; 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 Ruby McIntyre in token of the esteem with which the Mayor and Council hold her and in appreciation of her many years of services to the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri.

 

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