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File #: 210633    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/27/2021 In control: Council
On agenda: 8/5/2021 Final action: 8/5/2021
Title: Congratulating Colvin Bower on being elected as Boys State House of Representatives Majority Floor Leader.
Sponsors: Teresa Loar, Kevin McManus, Lee Barnes, Eric Bunch, Andrea Bough, Quinton Lucas, Melissa Robinson, Ryana Parks-Shaw, Dan Fowler
Attachments: 1. Authenticated Ordinance 210633

RESOLUTION NO. 210633

 

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Congratulating Colvin Bower on being elected as Boys State House of Representatives Majority Floor Leader.

 

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WHEREAS, since its inception in 1938, Missouri Boys State has provided over 40,000 high school students with the privilege of attending this practical laboratory in citizenship and leadership training; and

 

WHEREAS, Boys State is designed to help boys develop leadership skills by forming their own society and setting up local and state governments including the opportunity to run for office or be appointed to a post while others will support their community and candidates of their choice; and

 

WHEREAS, Colvin Bower was elected House of Representatives Majority Floor Leader during Boys State’s 81st Session held July 12-19, 2021, on the University of Central Missouri campus; and

 

WHEREAS, Colvin Bower graduated from Liberty High School in 2021 and earned a Policy Debate Conference Championship in the Greater Kansas City Suburban Conference; and

 

WHEREAS, Colvin will continue to use his knowledge and leadership skills as he attends the University of Missouri- Colombia later this month; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby congratulate Colvin Bower on being elected as Boys State House of Representatives Majority Floor Leader; 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 Colvin Bower in token of the Mayor and Council’s best wishes for his future endeavors.

 

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