AGENDA

MEETING NOTES

ROLODEX

FALCONVILLE

RESOLUTION #2969

Establishment of Sister City

 

WHEREAS, the "People-to-People" Program was inaugurated by the President of the United States in 1956 to establish greater friendship and understanding between the people of the United States and other nations through the medium of direct personal contact, and

WHEREAS, many countries have endorsed this program and have joined with numerous cities of the United States in adopting and implementing programs for the exchange of ideas and visitations of people, and

WHEREAS, the League of Cities and cities, large and small, have enthusiastically endorsed, accepted and adopted the SISTER CITY concept, and

WHEREAS, the City of Falconville, through its established governmental body, and its civic organizations as a group and through its individual citizens, recognize and endorse this program as a means of establishing a lasting friendship between the people of Malsch, Germany, and the people of Falconville.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED
BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF FALCONVILLE
, that:

a) On behalf of the people of Falconville, this council does hereby endorse the preliminary invitation extended by the government and people of the City of Malsch to continue negotiations by mail and personal contact to plan a program of activities furthering the implementation of the "People-to-People" objectives.

b) The Mayor is hereby appointed Honorary Chairman of the Sister City Committee and is authorized to appoint additional members of the committee.

c) Copies of this resolution be sent to the Mayor and Community Parliament of the City of Malsch, Germany.

CITY COUNCIL -- © 1999 by Richard Cameron