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REGULAR MEETING <br />NOVEMBER 18, 1985 <br />Be it remembered that the Common Council of the City of South Bend met in the <br />Council Chambers of the County -City Building on Monday, November 18, at 7:00 p.m. <br />The meeting was called to order and the Pledge to the Flag was given. <br />ROLL CALL Present: Council Members Serge, Braboy, Puzzello, <br />Taylor, Zakrzewski, Crone, Paszek, Voorde and <br />Beck <br />Absent: None <br />REPORT FROM THE SUB - COMMITTEE ON MINUTES <br />To the Common Council of the City of South Bend: <br />The sub - committee has inspected the minutes of the October 21 and 28, 1985, <br />meetings of the Council and found them correct. <br />Therefore, we recommend the same be approved. <br />Beverlie J. Beck <br />Ann Puzzello <br />Thomas Zakrzewski <br />Council Member Serge made a motion that the minutes of the October 21 and 28, <br />meetings of the Council be accepted and placed on file, seconded by Council Member <br />Zakrzewski. The motion carried. <br />SPECIAL BUSINESS <br />RESOLUTION NO. 1369 -85 <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE COMMON COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SOUTH <br />BEND, INDIANA, COMMENDING CHARLES E. MARTIN, SR., FOR <br />BEING SELECTED AS A 1985 LEWIS HINE AWARD RECIPIENT AND <br />FOR HIS MANY CONTRIBUTIONS MADE TO OUR COMMUNITY. <br />WHEREAS, the Common Council of the City of South Bend, Indiana, acknowledges <br />that Charles E. Martin, Sr., has been the Executive Director of the Community <br />Service Branch of the YMCA for the past several years; and <br />WHEREAS, for the past eighteen (18) years, Charles Martin has dedicated his life <br />to helping the youth of our community through the YMCA, Big Brothers /Big Sisters, <br />the Recreation Department, Clay and Washington High Schools, Head Start, Youth <br />Services Bureau, the School Board, CETA Youth Committee, Black Expo, Kiwanis, United <br />Negro College Fund, the Urban League, and the P.T.A.; and <br />WHEREAS, the Council notes with sincere pride that on October 30, 1985, Charles <br />Martin was one (1) of ten (10) winners selected nationally and was presented the <br />Lewis Hine Award for Service to Children and Youth in New York City; and <br />WHEREAS, the Council believes that special recognition of Charles E. Martin, <br />Sr., should be made since he is "one of those rare individuals who personally <br />touches and influences the lives of people through his untiring efforts to guide <br />young people." <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COMMON COUNCIL of the City of South Bend, <br />Indiana, as follows: <br />SECTION I. On behalf of all the citizens of South Bend, Indiana, the Common <br />Council hereby publicly commends Charles E. Martin, Sr., for his many contributions <br />made to our community and for being selected as a 1985 Lewis Hine Recipient. <br />SECTION II. The Council believes that the hardwork and dedication of Charles E. <br />Martin, Sr., made to our community is an excellent example of selfless caring for <br />the people of our City and a positive reminder that one person truly can make a <br />difference. <br />SECTION III. This resolution shall be in full force and effect from and after <br />its adoption by the Common Council and approval by the Mayor. <br />/s/ Joseph T. Serge <br />Member of the Common Council <br />/s/ Eugenia Braboy <br />Member of the Common Council <br />/s/ Beverlie J. Beck <br />Member of the Common Council <br />/s/ Ann B. Puzzello <br />Member of the Common Council <br />Robert G. Taylor <br />Member of the Common Council <br />/s/ Thomas Zakrzewski <br />Member of the Common Council <br />/s/ Beverly D. Crone <br />Member of the Common Council <br />/s/ Al B. Paszek <br />Member of the Common Council <br />