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Legislation #: 070515 Introduction Date: 4/26/2007
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER XBARNES
Title: Recognizing and expressing appreciation to the Honorable Jim Glover for his service as At-Large Councilmember from the Fourth District.

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4/24/2007 Filed by the Clerk's office
4/26/2007 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 070515

 

Recognizing and expressing appreciation to the Honorable Jim Glover for his service as At-Large Councilmember from the Fourth District.

 

WHEREAS, Councilman Jim Glover has proudly served as the At-Large Councilmember from the Fourth District in 2003, after serving as a member of the Council from 1991 to 1999; and

 

WHEREAS, Councilman Glover has given immense contributions of his time and talents to the City of Kansas City throughout his terms of service, chairing three committees and leading the charge to increase funding in the annual City budget for capital maintenance and basic services, and

 

WHEREAS, he worked tirelessly to change the landscape of the community by convincing Home Depot, Costco and Marshs Sunfresh to locate in blighted sections of Midtown, bringing hundreds of jobs and much-needed retail services to the surrounding neighborhoods and millions of new tax dollars for the City; and

 

WHEREAS, Councilman Glover has further represented the citizens through his years of service as the president of Hyde Park Neighborhood Association, as a member of the Missouri Housing Development Commission, and as the At-Large Councilmember from the Second District; and

 

WHEREAS, Councilman Glover has shown his proven leadership to be a catalyst for results by using his background in urban and regional development and law to benefit Kansas City neighborhoods by focusing on the importance of basic services and economic development; and

 

WHEREAS, all citizens of Kansas City have benefited from his dedicated service and the Council desires to express its deep appreciation for his twelve years of committed service; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby extend their heartfelt appreciation for the countless hours and dedicated service that Councilman Jim Glover has selflessly given to Kansas City and its citizens as At-Large Councilmember from the Fourth District; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council as testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Councilman Jim Glover as a token of the high esteem in which he is held.

 

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