Resolution J1017-2013

Congratulating John Buyea on earning the rank of Eagle Scout



  • Apr 17, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Mar 26, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION congratulating John Buyea on earning the rank of
Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, John Buyea, through his diligence  and  rigorous  efforts,  has
achieved  Scouting's  highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout and
was honored at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony held on March 6, 2013 at
the First United Methodist Church of Akron, New York; and
  WHEREAS, John Buyea is a member of Boy Scouts  of  America  Troop  559
sponsored by the church; and
  WHEREAS,  America  has  achieved her greatest heights of glory through
the dedication, determination and tireless efforts  of  the  outstanding
citizens of this Nation; and
  WHEREAS,  It  is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our
youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and
  WHEREAS, The Boy Scouts of America and its members  are  dedicated  to
the development of character and leadership in the youth of this Nation;
  WHEREAS,  The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by
only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of  Eagle
Scout; and
  WHEREAS,  This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for
many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has  attained  all  of
the  necessary achievements, including completion of a community service
project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and
  WHEREAS, For his Eagle project, John Buyea led a group of  Boy  Scouts
and  members of the Tonawanda Seneca Reservation community in the assem-
bly and staining of seven red picnic tables at Logan Field for the Tona-
wanda Braves Minor Lacrosse Association; and
  WHEREAS, John Buyea's perseverance in  rising  through  the  ranks  to
Eagle  Scout  is  a strong indication of his ability to master difficult
tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a  leader,  fully
equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
  WHEREAS,  This  new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school,
his community, his State and his Nation, and no doubt his future will be
filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in  its  deliberations,  in
recognition  of  the  significance  of  this meritorious achievement, to
congratulate and honor John Buyea on achieving the rank of Eagle  Scout;
and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to John Buyea.


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