WHEREAS it is the intention of the Mayor and Council of Cherry Hill Township to focus attention on noteworthy occasions and individuals; and
WHEREAS John Paul Calzonetti, a member of Boy Scout Troop 70 in Cherry Hill, has attained the rank of Eagle Scout, joining an elite group of young men dedicated to serving and improving the community; and
WHEREAS for his Eagle Scout project, John Paul organized, obtained materials for and managed the reconstruction of five outdoor trails at Hopkins Pond in Haddonfield; and
WHEREAS the honor of Eagle Scout is bestowed upon a small percentage of all Boy Scouts annually, making it a truly prestigious achievement; and
WHEREAS the lessons learned and skills acquired while working toward the Eagle Scout rank help promising young men like John Paul to develop into leaders who will benefit our world for years to come; and
WHEREAS the Mayor and Council are proud to call John Paul 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 Sunday, May 27, 2014, to be
John Paul Calzonetti 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 John Paul and his family on this tremendous achievement.
May 27, 2014