City of Atlanta
Georgia

Communication
16-C-5090

A COMMUNICATION FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT CEASAR C. MITCHELL TO MUNICIPAL CLERK RHONDA DAUPHIN JOHNSON AND ALL MEMBERS OF COUNCIL APPOINTING MR. SHAWN WALTON TO SERVE AS A MEMBER OF THE ATLANTA YOUTH COMMISSION. THIS APPOINTMENT IS FOR A TERM OF TWO (2) YEARS, SCHEDULED TO BEGIN ON THE DATE OF COUNCIL CONFIRMATION.

Information

Department:Office of the Municipal ClerkSponsors:
Category:Appointment_BACE_Council PresidentFunctions:None Required

Item Discussion

(Favorable by Community Development/Human Resources Committee 6/28/16.)

Body

June 13, 2016

 

 

Dear Madam Clerk and Councilmembers,

 

It is my pleasure to appoint Mr. Shawn Walton to the Atlanta Youth Commission. Mr. Walton is well known in the community for his work in youth outreach, especially in his role as the founder of Wecycle, a non-profit bicycle shop in the West End. Mr. Walton creates access to bicycles and fresh local produce to youth and low-income residents. In addition to his work with Wecycle, Mr. Walton has helped to revitalize the Ashview Community Garden by coordinating over 150 volunteers.

 

Mr. Walton will be a valuable asset to the Atlanta Youth Commission, and I am honored to submit his name as my appointment for 3 yearsPlease find his BACE form and resume attached

 

Sincerely,

 

 

 

Ceasar C. Mitchell

 

 

 

Meeting History

Jun 20, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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REFERRED TO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE AND COMMITTEE ON COUNCIL WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Jun 28, 2016 12:30 PM Video Community Development/Human Services Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:FAVORABLE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Andre Dickens, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Kwanza Hall, Joyce M Sheperd, Cleta Winslow
ABSENT:Michael Julian Bond
Jul 5, 2016 11:15 AM Video Committee on Council Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:FAVORABLE [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Felicia A Moore, Joyce M Sheperd, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Mary Norwood, Cleta Winslow
ABSENT:Michael Julian Bond
Jul 5, 2016 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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CONFIRMED BY A ROLL CALL VOTE OF 14 YEAS; 0 NAYS

RESULT:CONFIRMED [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Michael Julian Bond, Mary Norwood, Andre Dickens, Carla Smith, Kwanza Hall, Ivory Lee Young Jr., Cleta Winslow, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Alex Wan, Howard Shook, Felicia A Moore, Clarence "C. T." Martin, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Joyce M Sheperd
ABSENT:Yolanda Adrean