There are Resolutions of Appreciation and Resolutions of Respect. Both are approved by City Council during a City Council meeting. A Resolution of Appreciation is reserved for special recognition of outstanding contributions by an organization or an individual. A Resolution of Respect is presented to the family of a deceased prominent citizen, council member, or staff member.
This is presented to organizations in observance of a certain day, week, or month, such as "Child Abuse Prevention Month", "American Education Week", or "Black History Month". They are presented to non-profit organizations in connection with national, statewide or local observances or in connection with a significant milestone
Certificate of Recognition
This is presented in recognition of a significant individual or organizational milestone. This presentation is made at the request of citizens, organizations, and Council members.
Letters of Commendations, Recognition, Greetings, and Congratulations
These letters are prepared on either the Mayor's or City Council members' stationery and are presented at the request of citizens, Council members, or organizations.