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File #: ORD. 2018-335    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 12/18/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/28/2019 Final action: 1/28/2019
Title: To designate the Cannon Creek Greenway bicycle and pedestrian trail located between its intersection with Henrico Drive and its intersection with Richmond Henrico Turnpike in honor of Dr. Charles Price.
Patrons: Ellen Robertson
Attachments: 1. Ord. No. 2018-335
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To designate the Cannon Creek Greenway bicycle and pedestrian trail located between its intersection with Henrico Drive and its intersection with Richmond Henrico Turnpike in honor of Dr. Charles Price.
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WHEREAS, Dr. Charles Price, after a distinguished career as an educator in correctional and rehabilitative education, began an equally distinguished career as a dedicated activist and volunteer with numerous Richmond-area environmental organizations; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Charles Price was selected as the City Council 6th District "Citizen of the Year" in 2008; the City of Richmond "Outstanding Volunteer" in 2009; the recipient of the City of Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities' "Jesse Reynolds Award for Community Mobilization" in 2009; the recipient of the City Council "Government Public Service Award" in 2010; and the recipient of the Valentine Museum's "Richmond History Maker Award for Demonstrating Innovative Solutions" in 2012; and
WHEREAS, the City desires to memorialize Dr. Charles Price's contributions to the civic well-being of the city of Richmond as an advocate for the conservation of Richmond-area parks and green spaces, including Bandy Field Park and the James River Park System, by designating the Cannon Creek Greenway bicycle and pedestrian trail located between its intersection with Henrico Drive and its intersection with Richmond Henrico Turnpike in his honor; and
WHEREAS, because this designation is honorary only, the provisions of sections 8-7 through 8-10 of the Code of the City of Richmond (2015), as amended, do not apply to the designation made hereby or to any signs erected pursuant to this ordinance;
NOW, THEREFORE,
THE CITY OF RICHMOND HEREBY ORDAINS:
? 1. Designation of Street Block for Honorary Name. The Cannon Creek Greenway bicycle and pedestrian trail located between its intersection with Henrico Drive and its intersection with Richmond Henrico Turnpike shall be desi...

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