RESOLUTION NO. RS2003-1364
A resolution recognizing Kyle Emerson upon receiving the prestigious Eagle Scout Award.
WHEREAS, on January 16, 2003, Kyle Emerson, was presented with the Eagle Scout Award at the Eagle Court of Honor at Bellevue United Methodist Church; and
WHEREAS, the Eagle Scout is the highest rank of recognition offered in Scouting; and
WHEREAS, to earn the rank of Eagle Scout, a Boy Scout must advance through five ranks, starting with Tenderfoot, then moving to Second Class, First Class, Star, Life and then Eagle. A scout must earn 21 merit badges, and in addition to other requirements he must complete a service project that benefits a non-profit organization within the community; and
WHEREAS, Kyle Emerson, a valued member of Boy Scout Troop 99, is a dedicated young man who has earned the respect and admiration of his fellow scouts through his active participation in the many programs sponsored by the Boy Scouts of America; and
WHEREAS, he has truly exhibited a commitment to the scouting principals of honesty, fairness, and service to the community and has consistently conducted himself in a manner becoming an Eagle Scout; and
WHEREAS, Kyle Emerson, is a senior at Father Ryan High School, he enjoys rock climbing, hiking, guitar. For his service project he organized the building of eight new picnic tables for Camp Marymount and is a member of St. Henry’s Catholic Church; and
WHEREAS, it is fitting and proper that the Metropolitan Council recognizes Kyle Emerson for his diligence, determination, and dedication in pursuing the highest honor awarded by the Boy Scouts of America and congratulate him on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. The Metropolitan Council hereby goes on record as recognizing Kyle Emerson upon receiving the prestigious Eagle Scout Award.
Section 2. The Metropolitan Council Office is directed to prepare a copy of this Resolution to be presented to Kyle Emerson.
Section 3. This Resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Sponsored by: Charlie Tygard
|Referred to:||Rules & Confirmations Committee|
|Introduced:||March 4, 2003|
|Adopted:||March 4, 2003|
|Approved:||March 5, 2003|