City of Atlanta
Georgia

Resolution
19-R-3187
Filed without Objection
Dec 2, 2019 1:00 PM

A RESOLUTION BY COUNCILMEMBERS MATT WESTMORELAND, JENNIFER N. IDE, ANDRE DICKENS, AMIR FAROKHI AND ANDREA L. BOONE AS AMENDED BY FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ESTABLISHING A DAY OF SERVICE IN THE CITY OF ATLANTA ON ALL MUNICIPAL AND FEDERAL GENERAL ELECTION DAYS TO ENCOURAGE PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN LOCAL COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Information

Department:Office of Research and Policy AnalysisSponsors:Councilmember, Post 2 At Large Matt Westmoreland
Category:Personal PaperFunctions:None Required

Attachments

  1. Printout
  2. 15ENCOURAGE PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN LOCAL COMMUNITY SERVICE
  3. 19-R-3187 (Amendment Form) (This file has not yet been converted to a viewable format)

Item Discussion

(Amended and Held 2/27/19 at the request of the Department)

Body

WHEREAS, the City of Atlanta (“City”) has a proud history of volunteer service as part of the Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday; and

 

WHEREAS, residents and visitors take part in public service across the City in honor of the work of our hometown Civil Rights icon; and

 

WHEREAS, community service empowers individuals, strengthens neighborhoods, bridges barriers, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King's vision of a "Beloved Community;" and

 

WHEREAS, the City should lead in encouraging a day of service on municipal and federal general election days.

 

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA, that the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of each year be declared a Day of Service.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the City will engage with local non-profit and community organizations to identify service projects across the city for the public.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that government entities such as the State of Georgia, Fulton and DeKalb counties, the Atlanta Independent School System, and private corporations are encouraged to allow their employees to participate in the Day of Service.

 

BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED, that upon adoption of this resolution, the Municipal Clerk shall transmit a copy to all government entities provided in the legislation.

Meeting History

Feb 18, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

REFERRED TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:REFERRED WITHOUT OBJECTION
Feb 27, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Matt Westmoreland, Post 2 At Large
SECONDER:Jennifer N. Ide, District 6
AYES:Howard Shook, Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Andrea L. Boone, Andre Dickens, Jennifer N. Ide, J. P. Matzigkeit, Matt Westmoreland
Mar 4, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

MEMBERS PRESENT: SHOOK, BOONE, ARCHIBONG, DICKENS, IDE, WESTMORELAND & MATZIGKEIT

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Mar 13, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Mar 18, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Mar 27, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Apr 15, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Apr 24, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
May 6, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 15, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
May 20, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
May 29, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Jun 3, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 12, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Jun 17, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jun 26, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Jul 1, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Jul 10, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Aug 5, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Aug 14, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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Aug 19, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Aug 28, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Sep 3, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Sep 11, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Sep 16, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Sep 25, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Oct 7, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Oct 16, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Oct 21, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Oct 30, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Nov 4, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Nov 13, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Nov 18, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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RETURNED AS HELD TO FINANCE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:RETURNED AS HELD
Nov 25, 2019 1:00 PM Video Finance/Executive Committee Regular Committee Meeting
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RESULT:HELD IN COMMITTEE
Dec 2, 2019 1:00 PM Video Atlanta City Council Regular Meeting
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AUTOMATICALLY TERMINATED AND FILED PER CHARTER SECTION 2-407 WITHOUT OBJECTION

RESULT:FILED WITHOUT OBJECTION