Resolution J451-2013

Honoring Linn S. Chapel Co. Inc. upon the occasion of celebrating its 100th Anniversary



  • Feb 12, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Feb 7, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  honoring Linn S. Chapel Co. Inc. upon the occa-
sion of celebrating its 100th Anniversary

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this  Legislative  Body  to  recognize  that
small businesses greatly contribute to the economic vitality of communi-
ties across New York State; and
  WHEREAS,  Small  business  owners exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit
which has fueled our State and Nation since their founding; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Linn S. Chapel
Co. Inc. upon the occasion of celebrating its 100th Anniversary; and
  WHEREAS, To celebrate this most auspicious occasion,  Linn  S.  Chapel
Co.    Inc.  is  planning  a  100th  Anniversary luncheon, to be held on
Friday, May 17, 2013, at its facility in Elmira, New York; and
  WHEREAS, Also known as Chapel Lumber, Linn S. Chapel Co. Inc. is oper-
ated by Bill Beecher, the third generation Beecher to  run  and  oversee
the business; and
  WHEREAS,  A  remarkable  milestone  for  an independent lumber dealer,
Chapel Lumber's ongoing success is due largely to its team of  dedicated
and  caring  employees who have separated this illustrious business from
the competition; and
  WHEREAS, Small businesses exert a strong  positive  influence  on  our
communities,  and  the  future  welfare of New York State depends on the
continued development of small businesses; and
  WHEREAS, It is with great pleasure that this Legislative Body acknowl-
edges the Linn S. Chapel Co. Inc.'s  success,  recognizes  its  contrib-
utions to the local and State economies, and extends its highest commen-
dation  to  the business and its employees, fully confident that, in its
future, it will enjoy the same success which has  so  characterized  its
past; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Linn S. Chapel Co. Inc. upon the occasion of celebrating its 100th
Anniversary; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Bill Beecher, President, Linn S. Chapel Co. Inc.


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