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Legislation #: 061167 Introduction Date: 10/19/2006
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER XBARNES
Title: Welcoming the Japanese municipal leaders to Kansas City, Missouri.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
10/19/2006 Filed by the Clerk's office
10/19/2006 Held on Docket (10/26/2006)
10/26/2006 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 061167

 

Welcoming the Japanese municipal leaders to Kansas City, Missouri.

 

WHEREAS, a delegation of municipal leaders from the Japanese Intercultural Academy of Municipalities will be in Kansas City, and they will be honored before the City Council on that day; and

 

WHEREAS, the Japan Intercultural Academy of Municipalities seeks to develop the professional management skills of Japanese government employees in order to effectively respond to issues of globalization. JIAMs curriculum is designed for civil servants and allows participants to explore international and public policy issues with a United States Study Tour. After spending time in Washington, DC, the delegation divides into smaller groups which then visit various American cities, studying specific issues in those locales; and

 

WHEREAS, the contingent visiting Kansas City will look at issues related to life-long learning and personal improvement, and the ways these benefit the community in terms of economic growth, heightened social responsibility and public safety; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Council bids a warm welcome to Hiroyuki Kameda, Kohei Kato, Yoshinori Kusano, Hiroki Maeda, Hiroshi Matsumoto, Reiko Miyazaki, Akira Okada, Yoshikazu Sato, and Rika Tanaka; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby welcome the Japanese municipal leaders to Kansas City, Missouri; 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 Japanese municipal leaders in token of the respect and high esteem with which the Mayor and Council hold them.

 

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