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05/21/2019 04Ai LGBTQ Pride Month Proclamation to\'4\lyy tbxk ik 1 + PPP d P P Pd .l P 1 PPi Pt e ai ?!.,/ BUSINESS OF THE CITY COUNCIL YAKIMA, WASHINGTON AGENDA STATEM ENT Item No.A.i. For Meeting of: May 21, 2019 ITEM TITLE: LGBTQ Pride Month proclamation SUBMITTED BY: Cally Price,Assistant to the City Manager SUMMARY EXPLANATION: Cristina Ortega to accept proclamation. ITEM BUDGETED: STRATEGIC PRIORITY: APPROVED FOR SUBMITTAL: c City Manager STAFF RECOMMENDATION: BOARD/COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION: ATTACHMENTS: Description Upload Date Type D Pride Month pr 5/13/2019 r Me o 2 CITY OF TAlluviA PRO CLA514ATIOX 14&[E1 E) 5, the month of June was designated Pride *tonth to commemorate the Stonewall riots which occurred in June of 1969 and are generally recognized as the catalyst of the GGP'T lights Wiovement; and `W}}(�EcEfS, "every individual is equal before and under the law and has the right to equal protection and equal benefit of the law without discrimination based on race, national or ethnic origin, color, religion, sex age, or mental or physical disability; and `W}}(�EcEfS, the long and ongoing struggle of transgender, lesbian, gay, bisexual- and other sexual minorities for basic civil and human rights continues to provide inspiration to all; and 14) [ RE) 5, (Yakima celebrates the history and diversity of our City's lesbian, gay, bisexual- transgender, community and promotes a society in which all residents can live free from discrimination; and 14)JfcERE) 5, Fide month is an opportunity to celebrate this harmony in which we coexist, NOW, 2 fERJ'cFORE, I, Kathy Coffey, Wfayor of the City of'Yakima and on behalf of the City Council, do hereby proclaim the month of June 2019 as "LGcTQ11IDEUVIO f" in the City of (Yakima and encourage everyone to eliminate prejudice everywhere it exists, respect the rights of allpeople, and to celebrate the great diversity of our city. Dated this 21st day ofWfay, 2019 Kathy Coffey, Wfayor