University of Missouri

54-35: A Resolution to Endorse Chad Phillips in the 1st Ward City Council Election

Missouri Students Association Senate

University of Missouri

54-35

A RESOLUTION TO ENDORSE CHAD PHILLIPS IN THE 1ST WARD CITY COUNCIL ELECTION

PURPOSE: To endorse Chad Phillips, candidate for the 1st Ward City Councilperson and the former Campus and Community Relations Chair, in the municipal election on April 7th, 2015.

WHEREAS, municipal issues deeply concern The Missouri Students Association, The University of Missouri, and the student body; AND

WHEREAS, it is imperative for The Missouri Students Association to be civically engaged in order to best advocate for the interests of the student body; AND

WHEREAS, approximately 7,000 students, including all dorms and the majority of Greek students, live in the 1st ward; AND

WHEREAS, Chad Phillips, through his extraordinary work as the Campus and Community Relations Chair, has worked tirelessly to bring together The City of Columbia and the student body; AND

WHEREAS, Chad Phillips has served as an advocate for the student body on issues such as pedestrian safety, public transportation reform, and the expansion of commercial recycling; AND

WHEREAS, Chad Phillips has a wealth of knowledge on municipal issues concerning the student body, the 1st Ward, and The City of Columbia,

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE MISSOURI STUDENTS ASSOCIATION HERE ASSEMBLED that students stand in strong support for Chad Phillips’ candidacy for Councilperson of the 1st Ward.

Respectfully Submitted,

Syed Ejaz Saad Malik

Campus and Community Relations Senator