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File #: 210360    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/15/2021 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 7/7/2021
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution approving the HaRUNbee 5K Walk/Run for Healthy Birth Outcomes as part of Bronzeville Week 2021.
Sponsors: ALD. COGGS, ALD. DODD, ALD. RAINEY, ALD. LEWIS, ALD. ZAMARRIPA, ALD. HAMILTON, ALD. JOHNSON, ALD. STAMPER
Indexes: CHILD HEALTH, FESTIVALS, SPORTS ACTIVITIES
Attachments: 1. PowerPoint
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
7/15/20210 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
7/7/20210 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTED

Minutes note: The following were added as co-sponsors: Ald. Hamilton Ald. Johnson Ald. Stamper
Pass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
6/23/20210 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individuals present: Ald. Milele Coggs Tonda Thompson - HaRUNbee lead organizer Ald. Dodd, Ald. Rainey, Ald. Lewis and the entire committee present added as co-sponsors.
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6/15/20210 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
210360
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference
200482
Sponsor
ALD. COGGS, DODD, RAINEY, LEWIS, ZAMARRIPA, HAMILTON, JOHNSON AND STAMPER
Title
Resolution approving the HaRUNbee 5K Walk/Run for Healthy Birth Outcomes as part of Bronzeville Week 2021.
Analysis
This resolution approves the HaRUNbee 5K Walk/Run for Healthy Birth Outcomes as part of Bronzeville Week 2021, which will take place on August 7-14, 2021.
Body
Whereas, The Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District, located in the area bounded by Center Street, Garfield Avenue, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive and 7th Street, is a redevelopment initiative seeking to create economic development and vibrancy in this neighborhood; and

Whereas, Bronzeville Week is a celebration of African-American culture, history, art and entertainment that will take place August 7-14, 2021; and

Whereas, In conjunction with Bronzeville Week, the National Coalition for Healthy Black Families has organized the HaRUNbee 5K Walk/Run for Healthy Birth Outcomes, which will be held live on the morning of Saturday, August 7 and virtually August 1-7; and

Whereas, The Black Child Development Institute - Milwaukee is sponsoring this year’s HaRUNbee 5K Walk/Run, and the event is looking for additional sponsors; and

Whereas, In order to maintain the safety and comfort of participants who would prefer not to participate in-person, the 2021 HaRUNbee Walk/Run will also take place virtually August 1-7, where participants may complete the 5K individually, in their own neighborhoods, on self-designed routes; and

Whereas, The HaRUNbee Walk/Run seeks to raise awareness of and to prevent infant mortality, a problem that disproportionately affects Milwaukee’s African-American community; and

Whereas, The HaRUNbee Walk/Run also strives to promote community wellness by encouraging families to stay healthy and fit, both physically and mentally; and

Whereas, Promoting wellness and encouraging communities to eat healthier and exercise more...

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