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File #: 0223X-2022    Version: 1
Type: Ceremonial Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 11/2/2022 In control: Hardin
On agenda: 11/7/2022 Final action: 11/10/2022
Title: To recognize, celebrate and honor Joe Walsh an iconic guitarist, singer and song writer.
Sponsors: Shannon G. Hardin, Nicholas Bankston, Lourdes Barroso De Padilla, Elizabeth Brown, Rob Dorans, Shayla Favor, Emmanuel V. Remy

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To recognize, celebrate and honor Joe Walsh an iconic guitarist, singer and song writer.

 

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[WHEREAS, Joe Walsh is a true son of Columbus, where he picked up his first guitar and began his musical journey; and

WHEREAS, Joe Walsh entertained audiences for five decades and continues to tour internationally; and

 

WHEREAS, Joe Walsh sold millions of records as a member of the Eagles, the James Gang and as a solo artist, he is an inductee to the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame; and

 

WHEREAS, Joe Walsh has received five Grammy Awards, he received honoree doctorates of music from Berklee College of Music and Kent State University; and

 

WHEREAS, Joe Walsh is a Gold star son, his father giving his life in service of our country; and

 

WHEREAS, Joe Walsh is one of the world’s most respected guitarists, he is a supporter of many charitable causes, with lifelong commitment to recovery from addiction, the environment and veterans services ; now, therefore

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS: That this Council recognizes celebrates and honors Joe Walsh an iconic guitarist, singer and song writer.