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Honoring James Gregston Greer V upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for the Ag...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring James Gregston Greer V upon the occasion
of his designation for special recognition by the New York State Office
for the Aging on May 10, 2016

WHEREAS, Senior citizens bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to
the increasingly active roles they play in today's society; their past
contributions and future participation are a vital part of, and valuable
asset to, the fabric of community life and activity; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor James Gregston
Greer V upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition by
the New York State Office for the Aging at its Annual Senior Citizens
Day Celebration on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at the Hart Theatre Lounge in
the Egg, Albany, New York; and
WHEREAS, Each May, the New York State Office for the Aging pauses to
acknowledge the outstanding contributions made by older citizens during
National Older Americans Month; and
WHEREAS, Members of older generations have helped build and shape our
Nation to be the greatest in the world; they have defended our freedoms
and values to ensure that those who come after them may have better
lives; nowhere in the Nation is the legacy of their efforts more visible
and more a part of the lives of all citizens than here in the State of
New York; and
WHEREAS, This esteemed man has been called upon to contribute his time
and talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has always
given of himself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, With a steadfast and unwavering commitment to the community,
James Gregston Greer V, affectionately known as Greg, has been a member
of the Walker Valley Fire Department since his eighteenth birthday; in
addition to serving as Chief of the department for 13 years, he has also
helped to groom future chiefs, including two of his sons; and
WHEREAS, Greg Greer has served on many committees throughout his
illustrious tenure with the Department, most recently as chair of the
100th Anniversary committee; he has also been cited as a top 10 respon-
der for many of the 57 years he has served the Department; and
WHEREAS, Today, even at 74 years old, Greg Greer attends more than 100
calls a year; whether it is fire calls, car accidents, medical calls, or
rescues, he is out the door and often the first one at the firehouse;
and
WHEREAS, In addition, Greg Greer has served on the Ulster County Fire
Advisory Board for 12 years; his position in the Walker Valley Fire
Department and the Ulster County Arson Task Force as well as his posi-
tion as a New York State Fire Instructor make him a perfect candidate
for the Fire Advisory Board; and
WHEREAS, Greg Greer has also volunteered his time organizing and
participating in valley-wide road clean-ups, and he served on the
committee which planned and built Verkeerderkill Park; he has also
served for many years on Walker Valley's Old Fashioned Day committee;
and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of his community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Greg Greer has stood constant in
dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, and five children, as
well as eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, all of whom
feel privileged to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achieve-
ments; and

WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Greg Greer has displayed throughout
his life; and
WHEREAS, Greg Greer, a very active and industrious man, has inspired
and enriched the lives of those he serves through his volunteerism,
generously sharing the wisdom gained over years of experiencing life to
its fullest; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor James Gregston Greer V upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging on May
10, 2016; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to James Gregston Greer V.

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  • 04 / May / 2016
    • ADOPTED

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J4925

Honoring Marie Biedinger upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging on ...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Marie Biedinger upon the occasion of her
designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for the
Aging on May 10, 2016

WHEREAS, Senior citizens bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to
the increasingly active roles they play in today's society; their past
contributions and future participation are a vital part of, and valuable
asset to, the fabric of community life and activity; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Marie Bieding-
er upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by the
New York State Office for the Aging at its Annual Senior Citizens Day
Celebration on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at the Hart Theatre Lounge in the
Egg, Albany, New York; and
WHEREAS, Each May, the New York State Office for the Aging pauses to
acknowledge the outstanding contributions made by older citizens during
National Older Americans Month; and
WHEREAS, Members of older generations have helped build and shape our
Nation to be the greatest in the world; they have defended our freedoms
and values to ensure that those who come after them may have better
lives; nowhere in the Nation is the legacy of their efforts more visible
and more a part of the lives of all citizens than here in the State of
New York; and
WHEREAS, This esteemed woman has been called upon to contribute her
time and talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has
always given of herself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, A certified Chaplain and Deacon, Marie Biedinger serves as
Deacon at Christ Lutheran Church in Ellenville, New York, and Chaplain
at Arden Hill Hospital; and
WHEREAS, With a steadfast and unwavering commitment to helping others,
Marie Biedinger established Faith in Action for Cornell Cooperative
Extension, bringing a community touchstone to homebound individuals; and
WHEREAS, In addition, Marie Biedinger serves as an RSVP Medical Trans-
port Driver providing transportation to seniors and adults with disabil-
ities, allowing them to stay secure, comfortable, independent and living
in their homes for as long as possible; and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of her community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Marie Biedinger has stood constant
in dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, Predeceased by her husband, John, with her throughout have
been her two sons and five grandchildren, all of whom feel privileged to
be a part of her life and rejoice in her achievements; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Marie Biedinger has displayed
throughout her life; and
WHEREAS, Marie Biedinger, a very active and industrious woman, has
inspired and enriched the lives of those she serves through her volun-
teerism, generously sharing the wisdom gained over years of experiencing
life to its fullest; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Marie Biedinger upon the occasion of her designation for special
recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging on May 10, 2016;
and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Marie Biedinger.

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New York State Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) announced that the Senate has passed legislation to extend critical benefits to volunteer firefighters who risk their health and safety to protect others.  The bill (S3891) amends the Volunteer Firefighters’ Benefit Law to provide heightened levels of protections for firefighters who contract certain cancer-related diseases while serving as volunteers.  

J4924

Honoring Antoinette Vessey upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging o...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Antoinette Vessey upon the occasion of
her designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for
the Aging on May 10, 2016

WHEREAS, Senior citizens bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to
the increasingly active roles they play in today's society; their past
contributions and future participation are a vital part of, and valuable
asset to, the fabric of community life and activity; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Antoinette
Vessey upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by
the New York State Office for the Aging at its Annual Senior Citizens
Day Celebration on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at the Hart Theatre Lounge in
the Egg, Albany, New York; and
WHEREAS, Each May, the New York State Office for the Aging pauses to
acknowledge the outstanding contributions made by older citizens during
National Older Americans Month; and
WHEREAS, Members of older generations have helped build and shape our
Nation to be the greatest in the world; they have defended our freedoms
and values to ensure that those who come after them may have better
lives; nowhere in the Nation is the legacy of their efforts more visible
and more a part of the lives of all citizens than here in the State of
New York; and
WHEREAS, This esteemed woman has been called upon to contribute her
time and talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has
always given of herself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, A Certified Lay Servant, Antoinette Vessey is an active
member of the Colchester Community Methodist Church where she teaches
women's Bible study, serves on the church council, edits the monthly
church newsletter, and is a delegate to the New York Annual Conference;
and
WHEREAS, In addition, she assists with church service communion,
ushering, heads the prayer chain and Vacation Bible School, and assists
with community fundraisers; and
WHEREAS, With a steadfast and unwavering commitment to helping others,
Antoinette Vessey has been a past president and trip coordinator for the
Colchester Senior Citizens, and currently serves as their treasurer; and
WHEREAS, Antoinette Vessey is also the secretary for the Western Cats-
kills Parish Council, an elected Catskill Hudson District co-lay leader,
an active member of the Downsville Women's Club, and the Town of
Colchester tax collector; and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of her community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Antoinette Vessey has stood constant
in dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, With her throughout have been her husband, Philip, and their
two children, as well as three grandchildren, all of whom feel privi-
leged to be a part of her life and rejoice in her achievements; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Antoinette Vessey has displayed
throughout her life; and
WHEREAS, Antoinette Vessey, a very active and industrious woman, has
inspired and enriched the lives of those she serves through her volun-
teerism, generously sharing the wisdom gained over years of experiencing
life to its fullest; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Antoinette Vessey upon the occasion of her designation for special
recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging on May 10, 2016;
and be it further

RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Antoinette Vessey.

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J4923

Honoring Lillian Goldberg upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging on...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Lillian Goldberg upon the occasion of
her designation for special recognition by the New York State Office for
the Aging on May 10, 2016

WHEREAS, Senior citizens bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to
the increasingly active roles they play in today's society; their past
contributions and future participation are a vital part of, and valuable
asset to, the fabric of community life and activity; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Lillian Gold-
berg upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by the
New York State Office for the Aging at its Annual Senior Citizens Day
Celebration on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at the Hart Theatre Lounge in the
Egg, Albany, New York; and
WHEREAS, Each May, the New York State Office for the Aging pauses to
acknowledge the outstanding contributions made by older citizens during
National Older Americans Month; and
WHEREAS, Members of older generations have helped build and shape our
Nation to be the greatest in the world; they have defended our freedoms
and values to ensure that those who come after them may have better
lives; nowhere in the Nation is the legacy of their efforts more visible
and more a part of the lives of all citizens than here in the State of
New York; and
WHEREAS, This esteemed woman has been called upon to contribute her
time and talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has
always given of herself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, With a sincere passion for helping others, Lillian Goldberg
founded the Sullivan County Senior Games along with her late husband 25
years ago; after participating in the Senior Games in a nearby town, the
couple knew they wanted to establish the event in Monticello; and
WHEREAS, In addition, Lillian Goldberg makes latkes for holiday lunch-
eons, bakes for holiday fundraisers which raise funds to purchase holi-
day gifts for the homebound, and takes time out of her day to phone
those in need of a friend; and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of her community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Lillian Goldberg has stood constant
in dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, Predeceased by her husband, with her throughout have been her
two children, Alan and Cheryl, as well as her two grandchildren and one
great-grandchild, all of whom feel privileged to be a part of her life
and rejoice in her achievements; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Lillian Goldberg has displayed
throughout her life; and
WHEREAS, Lillian Goldberg, a very active and industrious woman, has
inspired and enriched the lives of those she serves through her volun-
teerism, generously sharing the wisdom gained over years of experiencing
life to its fullest; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Lillian Goldberg upon the occasion of her designation for special
recognition by the New York State Office for the Aging on May 10, 2016;
and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Lillian Goldberg.

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  • 04 / May / 2016
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J4922

Congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good upon the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good upon
the occasion of celebrating their 60th Wedding Anniversary

WHEREAS, Harry and Josephine were united in marriage 60 years ago; the
couple celebrated this momentous occasion with a family dinner on Febru-
ary 4, 2016, at the Lakeview House, Newburgh, New York; and
WHEREAS, They are the proud parents of four children, Debbie, Karen,
Harry and Ricky, and have nine grandchildren, Caitlin, Frank, Christina,
Carolyn, Rafik, Rick, Tarek, Lyndsey and Brianna, as well as three
great-grandchildren and two on the way; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good are and always have been a tower
of strength, support, understanding and limitless love for their family;
and
WHEREAS, Their love, devotion, caring, sensitivity and responsiveness
to their family, friends and all who know them are their hallmark and
tradition; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good have lived and continue to live
their lives with great dignity and genuine grace, always demonstrating a
deep and continuing concern for human values and ideals, and in so
doing, they have inspired others to do the same; and
WHEREAS, This meaningful occasion is the result of the love, hard work
and spirit this couple has invested in their marriage; and
WHEREAS, These same values they have passed to their loved ones,
producing a family that is close-knit and supportive of its individual
members, public-minded in its relations to the community and committed
to the ideals of citizenship upon which this Nation was founded; and
WHEREAS, Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good have touched the lives of their
family and many friends through the shining example of their marriage,
which is a testament to the devotion and admiration which they possess
for one another; and
WHEREAS, The longevity of this enduring marriage truly marks a mile-
stone in life's journey, an event of personal triumph and joy; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when an occa-
sion of such importance is brought to our attention, the same should be
memorialized by us for the edification and emulation of others; now,
therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good upon the occasion of their 60th
Wedding Anniversary; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Mr. and Mrs. Harry B. Good.

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J4921

Honoring student-athlete Kelsey Minato on being named the 2016 Division I Player of the Year by the Metropolitan Writers Basketball ...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring student-athlete Kelsey Minato upon the
occasion of being named the 2016 Division I Player of the Year by the
Metropolitan Writers Basketball Association

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize those
young individuals within our midst, who strive for athletic and academic
excellence through rigorous training and mental and physical discipline;
and
WHEREAS, Athletic competition enhances the moral and physical develop-
ment of the young people of this State, preparing them for the future by
instilling in them the value of teamwork, encouraging a standard of
healthy living, imparting a desire for success, and developing a sense
of fair play and competition; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern and in full accord with its long
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to honor
student-athlete Kelsey Minato upon the occasion of being named the 2016
Division I Player of the Year by the Metropolitan Writers Basketball
Association; and
WHEREAS, Kelsey Minato, a senior at the United States Military Acade-
my, has received this prestigious award in recognition of her excep-
tional athletic performance, as well as for her exemplary character
demonstrated both on and off the court; and
WHEREAS, A gifted scorer and talented young athlete, Kelsey Minato
established a new West Point Academy and Patriot League career scoring
record of 2,556 points, and was ranked seventh in the Nation at 23.2
points per game; she also owns all-time West Point career marks for
3-pointers (329), free throws (569) and field goals (829); and
WHEREAS, In addition, this esteemed athlete has helped lead her Army
Black Knights Basketball Team to an impressive record of 29 wins with
just three losses, a 17-0 record at home, and three Patriot League tour-
nament wins by an average of 25 points, as well as an NCAA tournament
berth; and
WHEREAS, The recipient of numerous awards and honors, Kelsey Minato
has earned All-American honors and was a first-team All-Metropolitan
pick the past three seasons and second-team as a freshman; she has also
won the Patriot League MVP award three times; and
WHEREAS, Kelsey Minato's overall basketball career has been outstand-
ing, and she was loyally and enthusiastically supported by family, fans,
friends and the community at large; and
WHEREAS, Sports competition instills the values of teamwork, pride and
accomplishment, and Kelsey Minato has clearly made a contribution to the
spirit of excellence which is a tradition of her school; now, therefore,
be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Kelsey Minato upon the occasion of being named the 2016 Division I
Player of the Year by the Metropolitan Writers Basketball Association;
and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Kelsey Minato.

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J4920

Commending Gloria Carter upon the occasion of her designation as Toast to Our Mothers Honoree by Dress for Success Worldwide on Apri...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Gloria Carter upon the occasion of her
designation as Toast to Our Mothers Honoree by Dress for Success World-
wide on April 7, 2016

WHEREAS, From time to time this Legislative Body takes note of certain
extraordinary individuals it wishes to recognize for their valued
contributions to the success and progress of society and publicly
acknowledge their endeavors which have enhanced the basic humanity among
us all; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commend
Gloria Carter upon the occasion of her designation as Toast to Our Moth-
ers Honoree by Dress for Success Worldwide, celebrated at its Give
Confidence, Hope and Style 2016 Gala held on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at
the Grand Hyatt New York, New York; and
WHEREAS, This auspicious occasion presents an opportunity for this
Legislative Body to recognize and pay tribute to Gloria Carter, CEO and
co-Founder of the Shawn Carter Foundation, for her steadfast and
unremitting commitment to treating all women with dignity and respect;
and
WHEREAS, Under Gloria Carter's luminous leadership, the Shawn Carter
Foundation strives to help individuals facing socio-economic hardships
further their education at institutions of higher learning; and
WHEREAS, Each year, more than 800 guests and industry leaders from the
worlds of fashion, entertainment, media, retail, philanthropy and
finance share in Dress for Success Worldwide's mission of empowering
women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of
support, professional attire and the development tools to help women
thrive in work and in life; and
WHEREAS, With the generous support of its benefactors, nearly 70,000
women worldwide get back to work and rebuild better lives; and
WHEREAS, At Dress for Success Worldwide, the women that its serves are
the true celebrities of the organization; 10 Success Ambassadors are
selected to attend the gala based on their achievements since joining
Dress for Success and the commitment they have shown to progressing in
their careers; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
enhance the well-being and vitality of their community and have shown a
long and sustained commitment to excellence certainly have earned the
recognition and applause of all the citizens of this great Empire State;
now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Gloria Carter upon the occasion of her designation as Toast to
Our Mothers Honoree by Dress for Success Worldwide on April 7, 2016; and
be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Gloria Carter, CEO and co-Founder, Shawn Carter Foundation.

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J4919

Commending Olivia Song for her role as co-Chair of Brooklyn Museum's Brooklyn Artists Ball on April 20, 2016

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Olivia Song for her role as co-Chair
of Brooklyn Museum's Brooklyn Artists Ball on April 20, 2016

WHEREAS, Individuals who give of their time and energies and serve the
best interests of their communities are an asset beyond remuneration and
cannot be sufficiently extolled; and
WHEREAS, Olivia Song has given not only of her time and energies but
also of her competence, intelligence and leadership and consequently has
been designated for special honor; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to commend Olivia Song
for her role as co-Chair of Brooklyn Museum's Brooklyn Artists Ball, to
be celebrated on Wednesday, April 20, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Olivia Song has been called upon to contribute her time and
talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has always given
of herself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of her community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Olivia Song has stood constant in
dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by individuals
for the benefit of others which Olivia Song has displayed throughout her
life; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Olivia Song for her role as co-Chair of Brooklyn Museum's Brook-
lyn Artists Ball on April 20, 2016; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Olivia Song.

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J4918

Commending Carla Shen for her role as co-Chair of Brooklyn Museum's Brooklyn Artists Ball on April 20, 2016

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION commending Carla Shen for her role as co-Chair of
Brooklyn Museum's Brooklyn Artists Ball on April 20, 2016

WHEREAS, Individuals who give of their time and energies and serve the
best interests of their communities are an asset beyond remuneration and
cannot be sufficiently extolled; and
WHEREAS, Carla Shen has given not only of her time and energies but
also of her competence, intelligence and leadership and consequently has
been designated for special honor; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to commend Carla Shen
for her role as co-Chair of Brooklyn Museum's Brooklyn Artists Ball, to
be celebrated on Wednesday, April 20, 2016; and
WHEREAS, Carla Shen has been called upon to contribute her time and
talents to countless civic and charitable endeavors and has always given
of herself unstintingly; and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of her community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Carla Shen has stood constant in
dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by individuals
for the benefit of others which Carla Shen has displayed throughout her
life; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
commend Carla Shen for her role as co-Chair of Brooklyn Museum's Brook-
lyn Artists Ball on April 20, 2016; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Carla Shen.

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