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File #: 19-0857    Version: 1 Name: 5/6/19 Resolution Recognizing Pfannes
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/6/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/6/2019 Final action: 5/6/2019
Enactment date: 5/6/2019 Enactment #: R-19-210
Title: Resolution Recognizing the Service of Interim Police Chief Robert Pfannes
Sponsors: Christopher Taylor, Jane Lumm

Title

Resolution Recognizing the Service of Interim Police Chief Robert Pfannes

Memorandum

Robert Pfannes has served with the Ann Arbor community with distinction for more than twenty-one years in the roles of Officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Deputy Chief and Interim Police Chief.  His service has been punctuated by awards for community service and excellence, and he filled a critical need as the Interim Chief over the past year, notably during the development of the Independent Community Police Oversight Commission.  Interim Chief Pfannes has announced his retirement as of May 24th, 2019. In recognition of his years of dedicated service, the City Council wishes to bestow upon him the title of Chief, for the period of his service as the Interim Chief from April 2018 through the date of his upcoming retirement in May 2019.

 

Budget/Fiscal ImpactThis action has no fiscal impact.

Staff

Prepared by:  Howard Lazarus, City Administrator

Reviewed by:  Stephen Postema, City Attorney

Body

Whereas, Robert Pfannes has served the Ann Arbor Police Department with distinction for over twenty-one years in the positions of Officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Deputy Chief, and Interim Police Chief;

 

Whereas, His service has been punctuated with awards for community service and excellence;

 

Whereas, He served for over a year as the Interim Chief during a transitional period for AAPD; and

 

Whereas, Robert Pfannes has served the Ann Arbor Police Department with distinction for over twenty-one years in the positions of Officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Deputy Chief, and Interim Police Chief;

 

Whereas, His service has been punctuated with awards for community service and excellence; and

 

Whereas, He served for over a year as the Interim Chief during a transitional period for AAPD.

 

RESOLVED, That the City Council wishes to recognize Robert Pfannes for his service to the community by bestowing upon him the title of Chief for the period of his service as the Interim Chief from April 2018 through the date of his upcoming retirement on May 24, 2019.

 

Sponsored by: Mayor Taylor and Councilmember Lumm