Resolution 2014-21

A RESOLUTION THANKING AND CONGRATULATING
MAYFIELD VILLAGE PATROL OFFICER WILLIAM ANNANDONO
FOR OVER TWENTY-SIX YEARS OF DEDICATION AND SERVICE
ON BEHALF OF MAYFIELD VILLAGE

WHEREAS, Officer William Annandono began his career with the Cleveland Heights Police Department as a basic patrol officer in September of 1974.    In February of 1977, he worked as a Firefighter for East Cleveland.  He then worked as a Fire Prevention Inspector from 1981-1983 in Saudi Arabia.  In 1988, Officer William Annandono joined our Mayfield Village Police Department working patrol. 

WHEREAS, after working in the Detective Bureau for 10 years, Mayfield High School created the full-time position of School Resource Officer.  Officer William Annandono began working in that position, acting as a liaison between the School and Police Department, assisting Administration,  providing staff support and safety information and taking police reports.  He also served as the Juvenile Diversion Officer, ran the DARE program at Center School for 13 years and was on the SPAN Bomb Squad for 9 years as a post-blast investigator.

WHEREAS, on June 13, 2014, Officer William Annandono retired from the Mayfield Village Police Department. 

WHEREAS, William Annandono’s professional and personal service to Mayfield Village will surely be missed by his friends and colleagues.  He should be highly commended for his commitment and dedication to the Village, work ethic, integrity and compassion for others.  We are proud to do so, with this Resolution honoring his meritorious conduct.

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

William Annandono be and is hereby recognized for his over thirty-two (32) years of public service, twenty-six (26) years of which were in dedication and tireless service to Mayfield Village.

SECTION 1.  The Village of Mayfield, its Mayor, Council, residents, employers, employees and officials wish to thank William Annandono for many his years of dedicated service on behalf of the Village and congratulate him on his retirement. 

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 William Annandono.  The other original shall be placed in the permanent records of the Village as a lasting tribute to William Annandono.

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:  July 21, 2014