J1967

Congratulating Salvatore R. Oliver upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Sco...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Salvatore R. Oliver upon the occa-
sion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most pres-
tigious of Scouting honors, on June 7, 2015

WHEREAS, Salvatore R. Oliver, through his diligence and rigorous
efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Sunday,
June 7, 2015, at St. Anne's McCloskey Auditorium, Garden City, New York;
and
WHEREAS, Salvatore R. Oliver is a member of Boy Scouts of America
Troop 134, Stewart Manor, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, For his project, Salvatore R. Oliver beautified the play-
ground area of St. Andrew's Little Saints Preschool; and
WHEREAS, Salvatore R. Oliver's perseverance in rising through the
ranks to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master
difficult tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a lead-
er, fully equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society;
and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Salvatore R. Oliver on achieving the rank of
Eagle Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Salvatore R. Oliver.

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  • 12 / May / 2015
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J1966

Congratulating Fabrice R. Frederique upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of S...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Fabrice R. Frederique upon the
occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most
prestigious of Scouting honors, on June 7, 2015

WHEREAS, Fabrice R. Frederique, through his diligence and rigorous
efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Sunday,
June 7, 2015, at St. Anne's McCloskey Auditorium, Garden City, New York;
and
WHEREAS, A resident of Garden City, Fabrice R. Frederique is a member
of Boy Scouts of America Troop 134, Stewart Manor, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, For his project, Fabrice R. Frederique built and installed
bee hives at the Garden City Bird Sanctuary; and
WHEREAS, Fabrice R. Frederique's perseverance in rising through the
ranks to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master
difficult tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a lead-
er, fully equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society;
and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Fabrice R. Frederique on achieving the rank of
Eagle Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Fabrice R. Frederique.

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J1965

Honoring ex-Captain Robert W. Telender for special recognition after 50 years of distinguished service to the Hicksville Fire Depart...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-Captain Robert W. Telender for
special recognition after 50 years of distinguished service to the
Hicksville Fire Department on June 6, 2015

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Captain Robert W.
Telender for special recognition after 50 years of distinguished service
to the Hicksville Fire Department, to be celebrated on Saturday, June 6,
2015, at The Knights of Columbus, Hicksville, New York; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; ex-Cap-
tain Robert Telender is such a firefighter; throughout 50 years of
devoted service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond
the call of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; 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
honor ex-Captain Robert W. Telender for special recognition after 50
years of distinguished service to the Hicksville Fire Department on June
6, 2015; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Captain Robert W. Telender.

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J1964

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Joseph S. Monaco upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious
of Scouting honors, on June 7, 2015

WHEREAS, Joseph S. Monaco, through his diligence and rigorous efforts,
has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout;
the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Sunday, June 7, 2015,
at St. Anne's McCloskey Auditorium, Garden City, New York; and
WHEREAS, A resident of Garden City, Joseph S. Monaco is a member of
Boy Scouts of America Troop 134, Stewart Manor, New York; and
WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
and
WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle
Scout; and
WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of
the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
WHEREAS, For his project, Joseph S. Monaco built and installed bird
nesting towers at the Garden City Bird Sanctuary; and
WHEREAS, Joseph S. Monaco's perseverance in rising through the ranks
to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a leader, fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in
recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor Joseph S. Monaco on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Joseph S. Monaco.

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  • 12 / May / 2015
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J1963

Honoring Gerard Vilbig for his distinguished service to Queens County by Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion Post No. 103

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Gerard Vilbig for his distinguished
service to Queens County by Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion Post
No. 103 on May 25, 2015

WHEREAS, The quality and character of life in this Nation, and the great
State of New York, is reflective of the purposeful lives and good works
of those patriotic and civic-minded community members who dedicate their
lives and careers to the service of others; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Gerard Vilbig
for his distinguished service to Queens County by Little Neck-Douglaston
American Legion Post No. 103 on Monday, May 25, 2015; and
WHEREAS, Gerard Vilbig is a vital member of Little Neck-Douglaston
American Legion Post No. 103 where he serves as both Vice Commander and
Membership Director; he is also a member of the Memorial Day Parade
Committee; and
WHEREAS, A veteran of the Korean War, Gerard Vilbig joined the United
States Marine Corps in 1951, at the age of 17; and
WHEREAS, For his courageous service to his country, Gerard Vilbig was
awarded the Purple Heart, Bronze Star with Valor, Combat Action Ribbon,
Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense
Service Medal, and Good Conduct Medal; he was discharged with the
esteemed rank of Corporal; and
WHEREAS, A proud supporter of veterans causes, Gerard Vilbig was
presented with the Community Service Award by the Little Neck-Douglaston
Memorial Day Parade Association; he also serves as a member of the 1st
Marine Division Association of Long Island; and
WHEREAS, Furthermore, Gerard Vilbig contributes his time and energies
as a member of the Udallis Cove Preservation Society Board of Directors;
and
WHEREAS, A tremendous asset to Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion
Post No. 103, Gerard Vilbig has served the organization with loyalty,
honor and distinction; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Gerard Vilbig has displayed through-
out his life; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when individ-
uals of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our atten-
tion, they should be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of
this great Empire State; now, therefore be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Gerard Vilbig for his distinguished service to Queens County by
Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion Post No. 103; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Gerard Vilbig.

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J1962

Honoring Gustave Logerfo for his distinguished service to Queens County by Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion Post No. 103

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Gustave Logerfo for his distinguished
service to Queens County by Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion Post
No. 103 on May 25, 2015

WHEREAS, The quality and character of life in this Nation, and the great
State of New York, is reflective of the purposeful lives and good works
of those patriotic and civic-minded community members who dedicate their
lives and careers to the service of others; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Gustave Loger-
fo for his distinguished service to Queens County by Little Neck-Dougla-
ston American Legion Post No. 103 on Monday, May 25, 2015; and
WHEREAS, Gustave Logerfo is a 50-year member of Little Neck-Douglaston
American Legion Post No. 103 where he serves as both Sergeant-at-Arms
and Cook; and
WHEREAS, A veteran of the Korean War, Gustave Logerfo joined the
United States Marine Corps at the age of 17; and
WHEREAS, For his courageous service to his country, Gustave Logerfo
was awarded the Bronze Star with Valor, Combat Action Ribbon, Korean
Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service
Medal, and Good Conduct Medal, and several other ribbons; he was
discharged with the esteemed rank of Sergeant; and
WHEREAS, Following his discharge from the military, Gustave Logerfo
continued his brave service to others as a New York City Fireman and
Fire Marshal until his retirement; and
WHEREAS, A proud supporter of veterans' causes, Gustave Logerfo serves
as a member and Treasurer of the 1st Marine Division Association of Long
Island; and
WHEREAS, A tremendous asset to Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion
Post No. 103, Gustave Logerfo has served the organization with loyalty,
honor and distinction; and
WHEREAS, Throughout the entire period of his community service, a
period of constructive involvement, Gustave Logerfo has stood constant
in dignity, good grace and humor; and
WHEREAS, Rare indeed is the impressive dedication shown by an individ-
ual for the benefit of others which Gustave Logerfo has displayed
throughout his life; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that when individ-
uals of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our atten-
tion, they should be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of
this great Empire State; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Gustave Logerfo for his distinguished service to Queens County by
Little Neck-Douglaston American Legion Post No. 103; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Gustave Logerfo.

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J1961

Honoring former ex-Chief Tom Garland after 35 years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring former ex-Chief Tom Garland upon the
occasion of his designation for special recognition after 35 years of
dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Chief Tom Garland
upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 35
years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company to be
celebrated at its Annual Installation Dinner on Friday, May 15, 2015, at
the New Hyde Park Inn, New Hyde Park, New York; and
WHEREAS, Tom Garland served as the Chief of Department in 1989 and
1990, and also served as President of the Floral Park Centre Fire Compa-
ny Board of Commissioners; in addition, he is retired from the New York
City Police Department; and
WHEREAS, Tom Garland was married to the late Louise, and is the loving
father of two children; he currently shares his life with Caroline; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their jobs with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Tom
Garland is such a firefighter; throughout his 35 years of devoted
service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call
of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor former ex-Chief Tom Garland upon the occasion of his designation
for special recognition after 35 years of dedicated service to the
Floral Park Centre Fire Company; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Chief Tom Garland.

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J1960

Honoring Firefighter Keith Moon after many years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Firefighter Keith Moon upon the occasion
of his designation for special recognition after many years of dedicated
service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor Firefighter Keith
Moon upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after
many years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Center Fire Company
to be celebrated at its Annual Installation Dinner on Friday, May 15,
2015, at the New Hyde Park Inn, New Hyde Park, New York; and
WHEREAS, During his many years of service to the Floral Park Center
Fire Company, Keith Moon served as 2nd and 1st Assistant Chief from 2010
to 2014; and
WHEREAS, Currently, this esteemed firefighter serves as a member of
the New York City Fire Department; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Toni, his parents,
Sandy and Steve, his sister Jennifer, and brother, Kevin, all of whom
feel privileged to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achieve-
ments; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their jobs with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Keith
Moon is such a firefighter; throughout his many years of devoted
service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call
of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Firefighter Keith Moon upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after many years of dedicated service to the Floral
Park Center Fire Company; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Firefighter Keith Moon.

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J1958

Honoring ex-Chief Eugene Malone upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition after 40 years of dedicated service to ...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-Chief Eugene Malone upon the occasion
of his designation for special recognition after 40 years of dedicated
service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Chief Eugene
Malone upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition
after 40 years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire
Company to be celebrated at its Annual Installation Dinner on Friday,
May 15, 2015, at the New Hyde Park Inn, New Hyde Park, New York; and
WHEREAS, Eugene Malone served his country proudly as a member of the
United States Navy, and was a devoted member of the Floral Park Centre
Fire Company for 40 years; and
WHEREAS, This remarkable firefighter served as Chief of Department in
1985 and 1986, and on the Board of Commissioners; and
WHEREAS, In addition, Eugene Malone retired as a supervisor with New
York City Transit; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Arlene, their two
children, Brendan and Kerry, and one granddaughter, all of whom feel
privileged to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, Firefighters exemplify the power of human compassion and the
strength of the American spirit through actions of the most heroic
magnitude; their sacrifices and their selfless dedication merit tribute
and recognition by all citizens of this great country; and
WHEREAS, Many firefighters have lost their lives to save the lives of
others; each and every day, they face danger and peril without fear and
perform their jobs with the utmost concern and professionalism; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; Eugene
Malone is such a firefighter; throughout his 40 years of devoted
service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call
of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor ex-Chief Eugene Malone upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after 40 years of dedicated service to the Floral
Park Centre Fire Company; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Chief Eugene Malone.

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  • 12 / May / 2015
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J1957

Honoring ex-Chief William Delgado after 25 years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring ex-Chief William Delgado upon the occa-
sion of his designation for special recognition after 25 years of dedi-
cated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire Company

WHEREAS, The firefighters of New York State are renowned throughout the
Nation; their reputation is synonymous with excellence in the arduous
field of fire protection and prevention; and
WHEREAS, Since the early days of "teapot steamers," the volunteer
firefighter has been the cornerstone of our great Nation's efforts to
spare us from the ravages of fire; and
WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is proud to honor ex-Chief William
Delgado upon the occasion of his designation for special recognition
after 25 years of dedicated service to the Floral Park Centre Fire
Company to be celebrated at its Annual Installation Dinner on Friday,
May 15, 2015, at the New Hyde Park Inn, New Hyde Park, New York; and
WHEREAS, William Delgado served as Chief of Department in 2001, and
from 2007 to 2008; in addition, he has worked as a New York City Emer-
gency Medical Technician, and as a Port Authority Policeman, recently
retiring with the esteemed rank of Sergeant; and
WHEREAS, Currently, William Delgado is a President of the Floral Park
Centre Fire Company Board of Commissioners; and
WHEREAS, With him throughout have been his wife, Sonja, and their
three children, Michelle, Jonathan, and Alicia, all of whom feel privi-
leged to be a part of his life and rejoice in his achievements; and
WHEREAS, Volunteer firefighters and fire departments not only provide
the critical service of fire protection but also engage in other activ-
ities of great benefit and importance to the communities they serve; and
WHEREAS, Citizens across our State and Nation are inspired by and
indebted to our valiant firefighters who exhibit courage and bravery
every day in the course of their duties; and
WHEREAS, It takes a special dedication, a strong desire to help others
and a tireless sense of community to forsake precious time with family
and friends to respond to the signal that a neighbor is in need; William
Delgado is such a firefighter; throughout his 25 years of devoted
service, this volunteer heroically performed, above and beyond the call
of duty, those responsibilities which define the task of fire
protection; now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor ex-Chief William Delgado upon the occasion of his designation for
special recognition after 25 years of dedicated service to the Floral
Park Centre Fire Company; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to ex-Chief William Delgado.

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  • 12 / May / 2015
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