BY COUNCILOR LITTLE:
RESOLVED, that the city of Duluth gives to Officer Michelle Rafferty, of the city of Duluth police department, the police canine Timber, in recognition of Timber’s retirement after two years of service to the city.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the appropriate city officials are authorized to execute any documents necessary to transfer ownership of Timber to Michelle Rafferty.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The police canine Timber is medically unable to continue to work. It has been the practice of the city to give police canines to their handlers upon the completion of their service to the city. This resolution authorizes transfer of ownership from the city to Michelle Rafferty.