WHEREAS it is the intention of the Mayor and Council of Cherry Hill Township to focus attention on noteworthy occasions and individuals; and
WHEREAS Joseph Fredrick Seaman II, a member of Troop 70 in Cherry Hill, has attained the rank of Eagle Scout, joining a prestigious group of young men dedicated to serving and improving the community; and
WHEREAS for his Eagle Scout Project, Joseph increased the safety of a potentially dangerous nature trail by procuring materials and managing the installation of 20 tree and shrub markings, post and rail fencing, and a legend at the head of the trail; and
WHEREAS the honor of Eagle Scout is bestowed upon approximately five percent of all Boy Scouts, and the lessons and skills this elite group exhibits provide a foundation for these young leaders to continue to lead by example through service throughout their lives; and
WHEREAS the Mayor and Council are proud to call Joseph one of Cherry Hill’s own, as he exemplifies the values that make our community strong.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, CHUCK CAHN, by virtue of the authority vested in me as Mayor of the Township of Cherry Hill, County of Camden, State of New Jersey, do hereby proclaim Saturday, November 24, 2012 to be
Joseph Fredrick Seaman II
Eagle Scout Day
in the Township of Cherry Hill and do urge all citizens to join with me and Council in recognizing the hard work and commitment required to become an Eagle Scout, and in congratulating Joseph on his tremendous achievement.
November 24, 2012