RESOLUTION NUMBER 2019 – 16
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY COUNCIL
TO RECOGNIZE THE OUTSTANDING SERVICE OF “BEAU”
TO THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE AND
TO PERMIT HIS TRAINER TO PURCHASE HIM
UPON BEAU’S RETIREMENT FROM SERVICE
AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY
WHEREAS, in August of 2011, the City of St. Clairsville purchased a narcotics detection K-9 dog for the St. Clairsville Police Department named “Beau;” and
WHEREAS, for the past eight years, Beau has been an outstanding asset to the City Police Department; and
WHEREAS, it is now time for Beau to retire from the St. Clairsville Police Department.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ST. CLAIRSVILLE, OHIO, as follows:
Section 1: That Beau be hereby recognized for his outstanding service to the City of St. Clairsville.
Section 2: That Beau’s personal trainer and handler, Lieutenant Michael Troullos, be permitted to purchase Beau for the sum of $1.00, to be his personal companion.
Section 3: That this Resolution is declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health and the safety of the residents of the City of St. Clairsville such that the Council for the City of St. Clairsville desires to recognize Beau’s service to the City of St. Clairsville and permit his trainer/handler to purchase him.
Section 4: That this Resolution shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by the Charter of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio.
PASSED at a regular meeting of the Council of the City of St. Clairsville on this 15th day of July, 2019, by the affirmative vote of 7 members of the Council.