Lake County, IL
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File #: 22-0709    Version: 1 Name: Resolution authorizing the display of the LGBTQ Pride Flag in Lincoln Plaza at the Lake County Administrative Complex in Waukegan during the month of June.
Type: resolution Status: Regular Agenda
File created: 4/29/2022 In control: Financial & Administrative Committee
On agenda: Final action: 5/10/2022
Title: Resolution authorizing the display of the LGBTQ+ Pride Flag in Lincoln Plaza at the Lake County Administrative Complex in Waukegan during the month of June.

Title

Resolution authorizing the display of the LGBTQ+ Pride Flag in Lincoln Plaza at the Lake County Administrative Complex in Waukegan during the month of June.

 

Staff Summary

                     The month of June is celebrated as LGBTQ+ Pride month.

                     Lake County celebrates the diversity of its residents.

                     The County Board wishes to express its support of the rights of dignity, worth, and freedom of the LGBTQ+ community by displaying the LGBTQ+ flag during the month of June.

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RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, the Lake County Board, recognizes the month of June 2022 as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Plus (LGBTQ+) Pride Month throughout Lake County; and

 

WHEREAS, Lake County is committed to supporting the rights of dignity, worth, and freedom of the LGBTQ+ community and calls upon its residents to embrace these principles and work to eliminate prejudice.

 

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that the LGBTQ+ Pride Flag be raised in the Lincoln Plaza at the Lake County Administrative Complex in Waukegan in support of the Lake County LGBTQ+ Community during the month of June 2022.

 

DATED at Waukegan, Illinois, on May 10, 2022.