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Record #: R2018-507   
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Intro date: 5/23/2018 Current Controlling Legislative Body:
Final action: 5/23/2018
Title: Congratulations extended to Chicago Public School Junior ROTC cadets on appointment to national military service academies and receipt of ROTC scholarship awards
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm, Brookins, Jr., Howard
Attachments: 1. R2018-507.pdf
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
May 23,2018










TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO


Ladies and Gentlemen:

I transmit herewith, together with Alderman Brookins, a resolution concerning Chicago Public Schools' Junior ROTC Cadets.

Your favorable consideration of this resolution will be appreciated.


Very truly yours,

Mayor


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;\ ^ .^orjepding: their schopl'^'respective Junior 'RpTGSprbgrarTiiJ They, are^ chosen for th'is-role 3v^v
¦ ;.: based on their exemplary personal cphdu.ctA'fhe 'leddershipfexample that.they set;for'' -.^
;": ;S^V-;. ¦-younger .students, their: aqddemic achievements^ and' 'th^^ to ;l|eir-^. / -j
I Z'Tf - ' ^communities; and ' ¦¦ • -C'* ""•^'•^¦^¦V / .' ' ;.;:.^^-^-:'i^'^.'-^
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