J1258

Honoring John Guastella upon the occasion of his designation as Business Person of the Year by the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce

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J1258


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring John Guastella upon the occasion of his
designation as Business Person of the Year by the Bethlehem Chamber of
Commerce

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to take note of and
publicly recognize those small businesses within the State of New York
which have positively impacted their communities; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor John Guastella
upon the occasion of his designation as Business Person of the Year by
the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce on Friday, April 19, 2013, at the
Cyprus Shrine Center in Glenmont, New York; and
WHEREAS, John Guastella has been a supporter for the town, both
through his local business, OUR TOWNE Bethlehem and as a resident; each
month, OUR TOWNE Bethlehem highlights the town, its community activ-
ities, residents and businesses; and
WHEREAS, In addition to the business, John Guastella has been involved
in many community events over the years; he has participated in the
Holiday and Memorial Day parades along with the annual event that he
created, the OUR TOWNE Bethlehem Turkey Trot; and
WHEREAS, John Guastella is active with many local committees, includ-
ing the 20-20 Committee which helps to shape the future of the Town of
Bethlehem; he also holds officer positions with a number of local organ-
izations, including the Bethlehem Community Fund and the Bethlehem Tri-
Club, which John was instrumental in organizing; and
WHEREAS, John Guastella supports youth programs among them including
the Circle of Champs at the Bethlehem YMCA, and Special Olympic Athletes
through the Bethlehem Tri-Club; he is also a cyclist each year in the
Tour de Cure to raise funds for the American Diabetes Association; and
WHEREAS, With his proven business leadership abilities and his evident
dedication to his community, John Guastella is the quintessential
selection for the prestigious Business Person of the Year Award; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor John Guastella upon the occasion of his designation as Business
Person of the Year by the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce; and be it
further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to John Guastella.

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  • 12 / Apr / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 17 / Apr / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 17 / Apr / 2013
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

Law Section:
Resolutions, Legislative

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