BULLET St. Louis City Resolution Number 250
February 8, 2013
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Eagle Scout Thomas Boyer

WHEREAS, we have been advised that on February 17, 2012 the rank of Eagle Scout will be awarded to Thomas Boyer at Saint Gabriel the Archangel Parish; and

WHEREAS, those who are familiar with Scouting are aware that the rank of Eagle Scout is a goal sought by many but attained by few; requiring intelligence, perseverance, and a strong sense of service to your community; and

WHEREAS, Thomas has been a member of the Boys Scout Troop 4 St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish since March 2006; and

WHEREAS, Thomas has earned the ranks of Tender Foot, 2nd Class, 1st Class, Star and Life Scout; and

WHEREAS, Thomas has earned 21 merit Badges including 12 Eagle required Merit Badges; and

WHEREAS, Thomas had held numerous leadership positions in Troop 4; has completed an Eagle Scout Services Project and an Eagle Board of Review thereby earning the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America; and

WHEREAS, Thomas Vincent Boyer will graduate from Bishop DuBourg High School in Saint Louis in May 2013. He is a member of the National Honor Society, and has played on both the Baseball and Football teams; and

WHEREAS, he is a member of Saint Gabriel Youth Group, and has gone on a week-long service trip every summer since eighth grade, all serving the poor in different areas of rural Missouri; and

WHEREAS, his Eagle Scout Project was building a fence around a playground at Saints Teresa and Bridget Parish in North Saint Louis City for North Grand Neighborhood Services.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Aldermen of the City of St. Louis, being apprised of the significant recognition to be bestowed on Thomas Boyer at the Eagle Court of Honor, and wishing in some small way to add our congratulations and best wishes to Thomas and his family, we pause in our deliberations to consider and adopt this resolution, and instruct the Clerk of this Board to spread a copy of this resolution over the permanent rolls of the Board and to further prepare a copy of this resolution so that it may be presented to our honoree as deemed appropriate by the resolution's sponsor.

Introduced on the 8th day of February, 2013 by:

Honorable Donna Baringer, Alderwoman 16th Ward

Adopted this the 8th day of February, 2013 as attested by:

David W. Sweeney
Clerk, Board of Aldermen

Lewis E. Reed
President, Board of Aldermen

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