Resolution Commendation Urban Forestry Council Member Kelaine Vargas

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[Commendation for Urban Forestry Council Member Kelaine Vargas]

Resolution commending Kelaine Vargas for her service and dedication to the City and County of San Francisco’s Urban Forestry Council and for improving San Francisco’s urban forest.

WHEREAS, Kelaine Vargas was originally appointed to the Urban Forestry Council by Mayor Gavin Newsom on January 14, 2009 and then reappointed by Mayor Edwin M. Lee on March 15, 2011 to the seat representing the “tree care industry”; and,

 WHEREAS, Kelaine Vargas served the City and County of San Francisco as a member of the Urban Forestry Council from January 14, 2009 to November 18, 2012 and as a member of the Urban Forestry Council’s Landmark Tree Committee from September 2009 to March 2012; and,  

WHEREAS, Kelaine Vargas gave valuable advice and shared her arboreal wisdom with the Council and was instrumental in furthering the objectives of the Council on many issues that the Council has considered; now, therefore, be it,

RESOLved, The Urban Forestry Council extends its gratitude and commends Kelaine Vargas for her dedication to the Urban Forestry Council; and, be it

 FURTHER RESOLVED, The Urban Forestry Council wishes Kelaine Vargas well in her future endeavors.

I hereby certify that this Resolution was adopted at the Urban Forestry Council’s Regular Meeting on October 23, 2012.


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Monica Fish, Council Secretary                                  Maria D’Agostino, Council Chair


Ayes:     Council Members D’Agostino, Hillson, Sherwin, Sider, Sullivan, Sutherland, Vargas  

Noes:     None          

Absent:   Council Members Buck, Costello, Flanagan, and Hillan