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File #: 19-1379    Name: Tree of Life Resolution
Type: Resolution Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 11/6/2018 In control: City Council Legislative Meeting
On agenda: 11/13/2018 Final action:
Title: Resolution Denouncing Hate and Anti-Semitism in Wake of Murders in Pittsburgh at Tree of Life Synagogue. [ROLL-CALL VOTE]
Attachments: 1. 19-1379_Draft Resolution about the Tragedy in Pittsburgh, 2. 19-1379_After Items

City of Alexandria, Virginia

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MEMORANDUM

 

 

 

DATE:                     NOVEMBER 7, 2018

 

TO:                                          THE HONORABLE MAYOR AND MEMBERS OF CITY COUNCIL

 

FROM:                     MARK B. JINKS, CITY MANAGER   /s/

 

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Resolution Denouncing Hate and Anti-Semitism in Wake of Murders in Pittsburgh at Tree of Life Synagogue. [ROLL-CALL VOTE]

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ISSUE: Resolution denouncing hate and anti-semitism in wake of murders in Pittsburgh at Tree of Life Synagogue.

 

RECOMMENDATION: That City Council adopt the attached Resolution Denouncing Hate and anti-Semitism in wake of murders in Pittsburgh at Tree of Life Synagogue.

 

BACKGROUND: In the wake of the October 27 murders at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, staff was requested to draft a resolution for Council consideration. A proposed resolution is attached.

 

FISCAL IMPACT: None.

 

ATTACHMENTS: Proposed Resolution.

 

STAFF:

Debra Collins, Deputy City Manager

Jean Kelleher, Director, Office of Human Rights