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BOCC declares October 23-27 as "Employee Appreciation Week" in Douglas County

Post Date: 
Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:45am

Office of the County Commission
 P R O C L A M A T I O N
 OCTOBER 23-27, 2017

WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners of Douglas County, Kansas having met at a regular session on this the 18th day of October, 2017, would like to honor the employees of Douglas County for their dedication and service to the residents of Douglas County; and

WHEREAS, the employees of Douglas County are the County’s “ambassadors” who provide important community services on a daily basis, 365 days a year, 24 hours a day, during both routine and emergency situations; and

WHEREAS, the County Commissioners recognize the employees of Douglas County as this County’s most valuable assets; and

WHEREAS, the Personnel Advisory Committee is sponsoring an “Employee Appreciation Week” for all Douglas County employees on October 23-27, 2017. Each department will be celebrating our combined accomplishments as team members and may choose a day to  schedule events as they see fit; and

WHEREAS, each department will receive a letter of acknowledgment for each employees years      of service; and

WHEREAS, the Commission recognizes that Douglas County is fortunate to be blessed with   such a fabulous team of outstanding, dedicated and customer service focused employees.

NOW, THEREFORE, the Board of County Commissioners of Douglas County, Kansas, proclaims the week of October 23-27, 2017 as Employee Appreciation Week, and honors the achievements of all Douglas County employees and urges all citizens to thank them for their efforts over the past year.
ADOPTED this 18th day of October, 2017.