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File #: 201103    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/24/2020 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 12/15/2020
Effective date:    
Title: Substitute resolution relating to the renewal of the sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and Zadar, Croatia.
Sponsors: ALD. RAINEY
Indexes: SISTER CITIES
Attachments: 1. Renewal Application, 2. Sister Cities Committee Letter, 3. Letter to Sponsor, 4. Renewal is official letter, 5. 2019-2020 Annual Report
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
12/28/20201 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
12/15/20201 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
12/2/20200 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals present: Chris Lee - staff assistant to the Sister Cities Committee Nevenka Bralic
Pass3:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/24/20200 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
201103
Version
SUBSTITUTE 1
Reference
140088
Sponsor
ALD. RAINEY
Title
Substitute resolution relating to the renewal of the sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and Zadar, Croatia.
Analysis
This resolution approves the renewal of a sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and the City of Zadar, Croatia. This sister city relationship shall expire 5 years after the adoption of this resolution 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, investigates and makes recommendations to the Common Council concerning the establishment of new relationships and the maintenance or termination of existing sister city relationships; and

Whereas, The Sister Cities Committee has reviewed the renewal application of the City of Zadar, Croatia, and recommends that a sister city relationship continue pursuant to ch. 335 of the Code; and

Whereas, The sister city relationship between the City of Milwaukee and the City of Zadar, Croatia will continue to benefit both cities in the areas of economic development, health care, education, cultural exchange, social awareness and tourism; and

Whereas, This sister city relationship will receive local support through the nonprofit Federation of Croatian Societies, Inc.; and

Whereas, The sister city relationship will receive support in the City of Zadar through the Association of Trades and Crafts Zadar (Udruenje obrtnika Zadar), Zadar City Sports’ Community (Portska zajednica Grada Zadra), and the Zadar Writers’ Association (Udruga Zadarski pisci); now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the renewal of a sister city relationship between the City of Mi...

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