WHEREAS, the organization known as Turn Around Columbus has requested an honorary street designation for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Outdoor Learning Trail;
WHEREAS, the areas encompassed are shown on the attached map and include Rigdon Road, Illges Road, Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and Tenth Street;
WHEREAS, the Board of Honor considered this project on July 15, 2015, and while supporting the project, decided to refer the matter to Columbus Council for official action as shown by the attached minutes;
WHEREAS, this Council supports the project and desires to approve an honorary designation for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Outdoor Learning Trail.
NOW THEREFORE THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA HEREBY RESOLVES:
We hereby approve the honorary designation of streets including Rigdon Road, Illges Road, Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and Tenth Street as the Martin Luther King, Jr. Learning Trail as described on the attached map. This honorary designation shall not change the official street map, but the Traffic Engineer is hereby authorized to erect appropriate signage in a color distinguishable from standard street signage.
Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia held on the 8
day of December, 2015, and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of ________ members of Council.
Councilor Allen voting_____________.
Councilor Baker voting_____________.
Councilor Barnes voting____________.
Councilor Buck voting______________.
Councilor Davis voting_____________.
Councilor Henderson voting_________.
Councilor Huff voting______________.
Councilor Pugh voting______________.
Councilor Thomas voting____________.
Councilor Woodson voting___________.
TINY B. WASHINGTON TERESA PIKE TOMLINSON
Martin Luther King, Jr. Outdoor Learning Trail MAPS 12-4-15.pdf