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File #: 161226    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/13/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 1/18/2017
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution authorizing the acceptance of 2,000 Med-Destroyer prescription drug-neutralizing packets from Reno Products, LLC, by the Health Department.
Sponsors: ALD. BOHL, ALD. MURPHY
Indexes: GIFTS, HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Attachments: 1. med disposal MKE power pt. 1.6.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
1/26/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/18/20171 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
1/6/20171 PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Appearing: Ald. Bohl - sponsor Jennifer Reno - President WOSB, HUBZone, designer of product "Me-Destroyer"
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
1/4/20171 CITY CLERK DRAFT SUBMITTED   Action details Meeting details Not available
1/4/20170 PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/13/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available

Number

161226

Version

SUBSTITUTE 1

Reference

 

Sponsor

ALD. BOHL AND MURPHY

Title

Substitute resolution authorizing the acceptance of 2,000 Med-Destroyer prescription drug-neutralizing packets from Reno Products, LLC, by the Health Department.

Analysis

This resolution authorizes the Health Department to accept a gift of 2,000 Med-Destroyer prescription drug-neutralizing packets from Reno Products, LLC, for the purpose of reducing the amount of unused prescription drugs in Milwaukee households.

Body

Whereas, Section 304-24 of the Code of Ordinances regulates the receipt, appropriation and expenditure of contributions received to the City; and

 

Whereas, Heroin is the fastest-growing drug problem in Milwaukee; and

 

Whereas, Abuse of prescription medication by teens is on the rise nationally; and

 

Whereas, Reno Products, LLC, established in 2011, is a manufacturer of medical supplies in Milwaukee County; and 

 

Whereas, Med-Destroyer is a drug-neutralizing product for residents desiring to safely dispose of unused prescription medications and illegal drugs such as heroin; and

 

Whereas, The Health Department, working directly with residents, would be able to dispense  Med-Destroyer to individuals to dispose of unwanted and unused medications before they are abused or flushed into Milwaukee waterways; now, therefore, be it  

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Health Department is authorized to accept 2,000 Med-Destroyer prescription drug-neutralizing packets from Reno Products, LLC; and, be it

 

Further Resolved, That the Common Council expresses its gratitude to Reno Products, LLC, for its generous gift.

 

Requestor

Drafter

LRB167335

Adam Wickersham

12/27/2016