Resolution commending Maria D'Agostino for her service to the Urban Forestry Council.

[Commendation for Urban Forestry Council Member Maria D’Agostino]

Resolution commending Council Member and Chair Maria D’Agostino for her service and dedication to the City and County of San Francisco’s Urban Forestry Council and for improving San Francisco’s urban forest.

WHEREAS, Maria D’Agostino was originally appointed to the Urban Forestry Council by the Board of Supervisors on November 25, 2008 and served until January 25, 2013, at which time she resigned from the Urban Forestry Council; and,

WHEREAS, Maria D’Agostino was elected Urban Forestry Council Chair on June 22, 2010 and served as Council Chair until January 25, 2013, and,

WHEREAS, Maria D’Agostino led the Council’s working groups on the Street Tree Pamphlet, Urban Forest Plan, Urban Forestry Council Annual Report, Recommended Street Tree List, and Board of Supervisors Meetings with the Council; and,

WHEREAS, Maria D’Agostino gave valuable advice and shared her expertise with the Council and was instrumental in furthering the objectives of the Council on many issues that the Council has considered; now, therefore, be it,

RESOLVED, The Urban Forestry Council extends its gratitude and commends Maria D’Agostino for her dedication to the Urban Forestry Council; and, be it,
FURTHER RESOLVED, The Urban Forestry Council wishes Maria D’Agostino well in her future endeavors.

I hereby certify that this Resolution was adopted at the Urban Forestry Council’s Regular Meeting on January 25, 2013.

Monica Fish, Council Secretary         Dan Flanagan, Urban Forestry Council Chair

VOTE:   7-0; 3 Absent; 1 Vacant
AYES:  Council Members D’Agostino, Buck, Costello, Hillan, Hillson, Sherwin and Sider.
NOES:  None
ABSENT:  Members Flanagan, Sullivan and Sutherland