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File #: 21-3161    Version: 1 Name: CELEBRATING JOAN FRAZIER FOR HER WORK AS PRESIDENT OF THE VILLAGE OF NORTHFIELD
Type: Consent Calendar Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 5/7/2021 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 5/13/2021 Final action: 5/13/2021
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION CELEBRATING JOAN FRAZIER FOR HER WORK AS PRESIDENT OF THE VILLAGE OF NORTHFIELD WHEREAS, Joan Frazier is retiring as President of the Village of Northfield after more than a decade of elected service and a lifetime of commitment to the community and all its residents; WHEREAS, Joan has demonstrated her dedication to the residents of the Village of Northfield, serving the community for 14 years as both a Trustee and as Board President; and WHEREAS, Joan was elected as the President of the Village of Northfield in 2017; and WHEREAS, as the Chief Presiding Officer of the Village Board, Joan oversaw all Boards and Commissions and served as the Liquor Commissioner; and WHEREAS, Joan's hallmark has been her commitment to community service, leading the 2040 Vision Plan, spearheading the Skokie Valley Trail Committee, co-chairing the Transportation and Legislative Committees with the Northwest Municipal Conference, and volunteering at the Chicago Botanic Garden; and ...
Sponsors: SCOTT R. BRITTON, LARRY SUFFREDIN
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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

CELEBRATING JOAN FRAZIER FOR HER WORK AS PRESIDENT OF THE VILLAGE OF NORTHFIELD

WHEREAS, Joan Frazier is retiring as President of the Village of Northfield after more than a decade of elected service and a lifetime of commitment to the community and all its residents;

WHEREAS, Joan has demonstrated her dedication to the residents of the Village of Northfield, serving the community for 14 years as both a Trustee and as Board President; and

WHEREAS, Joan was elected as the President of the Village of Northfield in 2017; and

WHEREAS, as the Chief Presiding Officer of the Village Board, Joan oversaw all Boards and Commissions and served as the Liquor Commissioner; and

WHEREAS, Joan's hallmark has been her commitment to community service, leading the 2040 Vision Plan, spearheading the Skokie Valley Trail Committee, co-chairing the Transportation and Legislative Committees with the Northwest Municipal Conference, and volunteering at the Chicago Botanic Garden; and

WHEREAS, Joan championed the development and approval of a long-range financial plan for the Village of Northfield; and

WHEREAS, Joan enhanced the charm and beauty of Northfield by improving bus shelters, developing upon community entryway signs, enhancing parkway plantings, and approving a new holiday lighting program; and

WHEREAS, under Joan's leadership, Northfield adopted the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Greenest Region Compact (GRC2) Initiative, a collaboration of over 135 communities working towards sustainability for local municipalities, including climate, economic development, energy, land, leadership, mobility, municipal operations, sustainable communities, water, and waste & recycling; and

WHEREAS, Joan oversaw the adoption and execution of a long term water infrastructure plan for Northfield; and

WHEREAS, Joan undertook the implementation of a regional 911 center; and

WHEREAS, as part of her commitment to transportation and accessibility, Joan oversaw the ...

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