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File #: 160733    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/11/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 3/28/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution establishing a sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and Daegu Metropolitan City, South Korea.
Sponsors: ALD. STAMPER
Indexes: SISTER CITIES
Attachments: 1. Application, 2. Sister Cities Committee Letter, 3. Letter to Local Sponsor, 4. Letter of Intent, 5. Memorandum of Understanding, 6. Picture of Mayors, 7. Letter of Support from The Water Council, 8. SCC Resolution Adoptance Letter, 9. Agreement Draft (English), 10. Agreement Draft (Korean), 11. Mayor Barrett Signing Photo 8-23-17, 12. Mayor Barrett Comments on Daegu-Milwaukee agreement 8-23-17, 13. Relationship is Official Letter, 14. Signed Agreements, 15. Signing Ceremony Pictures in Daegu 9-20-17, 16. 2018 Annual Report Request Letter.pdf, 17. 2018 Annual Report, 18. 2019 Annual Report Request Letter, 19. 2019 Annual Report, 20. 2020 Annual Report Request Letter, 21. 2020 Annual Report Request Past Due Letter, 22. 2020 Annual Report, 23. 2021 Annual Report Request Letter, 24. 2021 Annual Report, 25. Water Council Local Sponsorship Withdrawal Letter
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
4/6/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/28/20171 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
3/8/20170 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Amy Jensen - Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer for the Water Council Nick Center - Environmental Collaboration Office Preston Cole - Board of Directors of the Water Council
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
3/2/20171 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
9/21/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
160733
Version
SUBSTITUTE 1
Reference

Sponsor
ALD. STAMPER
Title
Substitute resolution establishing a sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and Daegu Metropolitan City, South Korea.
Analysis
This resolution authorizes the establishment of a sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and Daegu Metropolitan City, South Korea, in accordance with the agreement attached to this file. This sister city relationship shall expire after 5 years unless extended for another 5 years by Common Council resolution.


Body
Whereas, The Common Council created the Sister Cities Committee to assist in the establishment and maintenance of sister city relationships pursuant to Sister Cities International guidelines; and

Whereas, The Sister Cities Committee reviews requests for new relationships and investigates and makes recommendations to the Common Council concerning the establishment of new relationships and the maintenance or termination of existing friendly exchange relationships and sister city relationships; and

Whereas, The Sister Cities Committee has reviewed the application of Daegu Metropolitan City, South Korea, and recommends that a sister city relationship be established pursuant to ch. 335 of the Code; and

Whereas, Daegu Metropolitan City has a population of 2.49 million and is the 3rd largest metropolitan area in South Korea with respect to both population and commerce; and

Whereas, Daegu Metropolitan City is home to several large, prestigious South Korean universities, including Kyungpook National University, and many smaller, specialized public and private colleges and universities; and

Whereas, Daegu Metropolitan City is a riverfront city working to establish itself as a ‘Water City’ and to establish global networks among water industry experts, and has hosted South Korea’s Water Expo, a large water-related forum and professional conference; and

Whereas, A sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee ...

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