Resolution J1173-2013

Honoring Delaware County Attorney Richard Spinney upon the occasion of his retirement

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  • Apr 17, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Apr 17, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Apr 10, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Delaware County Attorney Richard Spinney
upon the occasion of his retirement

WHEREAS,  It  is  the  sense  of  this Legislative Body to recognize and
commend those illustrious individuals  of  distinguished  purpose  whose
lives  have been committed to the pursuit of excellence in their service
to the people of the State of New York; and
  WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its  long-
standing  traditions,  this  Legislative  Body  is justly proud to honor
Delaware County Attorney  Richard  Spinney  upon  the  occasion  of  his
retirement; and
  WHEREAS, After 23 years of dedicated service to Delaware County, Rich-
ard Spinney bid a fond farewell to public service upon his retirement in
December  of  2012 and expressed his appreciation for being able to hold
the appointment for so long and be a part of the important  work  accom-
plished in the county over the last two decades; and
  WHEREAS,  Richard  Spinney was thanked during the final meeting of the
Delaware County Board of Supervisors in 2012 by supervisors,  department
heads and other county officials for his guidance, knowledge, friendship
and unique sense of humor throughout his tenure; and
  WHEREAS,  With him throughout has been his wife, Bette Jayne who feels
privileged to be a part of his life and rejoices  in  his  achievements;
and
  WHEREAS,  Rare indeed is the occurrence of such a compassionate blend-
ing of strength, leadership, and  commitment  as  that  demonstrated  by
Richard  Spinney  over a lifetime of sacrifice and dedication to others;
now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
honor  Delaware County Attorney Richard Spinney upon the occasion of his
retirement; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Richard Spinney.

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