A Resolution of the City Council of Homer, Alaska, Inviting the Governor to Have the Governor’s Family Picnic in Homer. Mayor.
CITY OF HOMER
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOMER, ALASKA, INVITING THE GOVERNOR TO HAVE THE GOVERNOR’S FAMILY PICNIC IN HOMER.
WHEREAS, The Governor of the State of Alaska holds an annual Governor’s Family Picnic in the urban communities of Anchorage, Mat-Su, Fairbanks, and Juneau; and
WHEREAS, In 2012 Governor Parnell invited communities to submit proposals to host a “traveling” picnic outside the urban areas; and
WHEREAS, In 2012 Glennallen was chosen as the host site for the Governor’s Annual “Traveling” Family Picnic; and
WHEREAS, The Governor’s Annual “Traveling” Family Picnic will occur sometime in late July depending on the Governor’s schedule; and
WHEREAS, The City of Homer would be honored to host Governor Parnell in Homer for the 2013 Governor’s Annual “Traveling” Family Picnic; and
WHEREAS, The Homer Chamber of Commerce has agreed to partner with the City in hosting the Governor; and
WHEREAS, The picnic will be open to the public and provide food, fun, and entertainment to Homer residents; and
NOW, THERFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Homer City Council invites Governor Sean Parnell to Homer, Alaska, for the 2013 Governor’s Annual “Traveling” Family Picnic.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Homer City Council authorizes the City Manager to spend up to $2,000 on picnic related expenses if Homer is selected as the site for the 2013 Governor’s Annual “Traveling” Family Picnic.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Homer City Council this 26th day of March, 2013.
CITY OF HOMER
MARY E. WYTHE, MAYOR
JO JOHNSON, CMC, CITY CLERK
Fiscal Note: An amount yet to be determined.