Resolution 2013-04

A RESOLUTION THANKING SERVICE DEPARTMENT FOREMAN
JAMES DOLATOWSKI FOR HIS DEDICATION AND SERVICE TO MAYFIELD VILLAGE
AND CONGRATULATING HIM ON HIS RETIREMENT

WHEREAS, James (“Jim”) Dolatowski recently retired from the Mayfield Village Service Department after over 17 years of service; and

WHEREAS, Jim Dolatowski was hired on a part-time basis in the Service Department in 1995, secured a full-time position in 1998, and, as a result of his knowledge, skill and leadership skills, was promoted to the position of Lands & Buildings Foreman in 2006; and

WHEREAS, since that time, Jim Dolatowski has been responsible for the maintenance of all Village facilities and properties; and

WHEREAS, Jim Dolatowski’s day-to-day duties brought him in contact with many residents and community groups and, without fail, he went above and beyond expectations to assist them in any way possible; and

WHEREAS, Jim has a way of making someone’s day:  Ever ready with a story to tell or a joke to share; an inveterate set-up man for a good laugh; and

WHEREAS, Jim’s retirement will allow him to free up time to travel with his wife Charmaine, spend time with his new granddaughter, Mallory, catch a few basketball games, and maybe even brush up on his accordion!

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF MAYFIELD VILLAGE, OHIO, THAT:

James Dolatowski be and is hereby recognized for over seventeen (17) years of dedication and tireless service to Mayfield Village.

SECTION 1.  The Village of Mayfield, its Mayor, Council, residents, employers, employees and officials wish to thank James Dolatowski for his years of dedicated service on behalf of the Village and congratulate him on his retirement.  He will be sorely missed.

SECTION 2.  The Council finds and determines that all formal actions of the Council relating to the adoption of this Resolution have been taken at open meetings of this Council; and that deliberations of this Council and of its committees, resulting in such formal action, took place in meetings open to the public in compliance with all statutory requirements including the requirements of Section 121.22 of the Ohio Revised Code.

SECTION 3.  The Clerk of Council is hereby authorized and directed to prepare duplicate original copies of this Resolution.  One such original shall be presented to James Dolatowski.  The other original shall be placed in the permanent records of the Village as a lasting tribute to James Dolatowski.

SECTION 4. This resolution shall become effective upon its adoption by Council and the signature of the Mayor, or as may otherwise be provided by law.

RESOLUTION ADOPTED:  January 22, 2013