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File #: 20-1082    Version: 1 Name: 7/20/20 Resolution Affirming Washtenaw County Resolution Declaring Racisim as a Public Health Crisis in Washtenaw County
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 7/20/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 7/20/2020 Final action: 7/20/2020
Enactment date: 7/20/2020 Enactment #: R-20-286
Title: Resolution Affirming Washtenaw County Resolution Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis in Washtenaw County
Sponsors: Kathy Griswold, Anne Bannister, Christopher Taylor
Attachments: 1. WC 20-114 Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis.pdf

Title

Resolution Affirming Washtenaw County Resolution Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis in Washtenaw County

Staff

Prepared by:  Councilmember Griswold

Body

Whereas, The Washtenaw County Board of Commissions approved a Resolution Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis in Washtenaw County on July 1, 2020, and it is attached for reference;

 

Whereas, The City of Ann Arbor supports the resolution approved by Washtenaw County and supports their request for local municipalities throughout the County to adopt similar resolutions thereby recognizing the grave impact that racism has on our residents throughout the County;

 

RESOLVED, That the City of Ann Arbor affirms the Washtenaw County Resolution Declaring Racism as a Public Health Crisis in Washtenaw County.

 

Sponsored by:  Councilmembers Griswold and Bannister and Mayor Taylor