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1995-51 Partnership Agmt Kids Voting & School Board of Broward Cty RESOLUTION NO. 95 -51 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY 01' PARXLAND, FLORIDA AUTHORIZING THB CITY OFFICIALS TO APPROVE AND EXECUTB A PARTNBRSHIP AGRBBMBNT BBTWBBN' ItIDS VOTING, THE SCHOOL BOARD 01' BROWARD COUNTY, AND THB CITY OF PARltLAND PROVZDZNG FOR THB SUPPORT OF THE nDECISZONS '95 - MY VOTB COUNTsn CORRZCULUM WHEREAS, ci tygovernment is the government closest to most citizens and the one with the most direct daily impact upon its residents; and WHEREAS, city government is administered for and by its citizens and is dependent upon public commitment to and understanding of its many responsibilities; and WHEREAS, the Florida League of Cities, Kids Voting Florida and the Florida Institute of Government have provided appropriate educational activities in a joint project entitled, .Decision '95: My Vote Countsn, and WHEREAS, this program is designed to increase public awareness of municipal services and issues and to give students an opportunity to experience democracy and to learn about the rights and responsibilities of voting; and WHEREAS, the City Commission of Parkland has determined that it is in the best interest of the citizens and residents of the City of Parkland to approve and execute a partnership agreement between Kids Voting, the School Board of Broward County, and the City of Parkland. NOW, THEREFORE, BE ZT RBSOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSZON OF THE CITY OF PARXLAND, FLORIDA, that: Section 1. The appropriate City Officials are hereby authorized to approve and execute a partnership agreement between Kids Voting, the School Board of Broward County, and the City of Parkland providing for the support of the nDecisions '95 - My Vote Countsn curriculum program 'educating and involving students in city government. Section 2. This Resolution shall immediately upon its passage and adoption. take effect RESOLUTION NO. 95-51 PAGE 2 PASSED AND ADOPTED THIS 5 DAY OF OCTOBER, 1995 s-'-? ~~