UAB STRONG!

The Oneonta City Council in its February 2015 regular session, adopted a resolution in support of the UAB Football program. The city council and guest were addressed by Mr. Tim Alexander who gave his amazing life testimony and support of UAB Football.

RESOLUTION NO. 2015-02-24UAB

STATE OF ALABAMA BLOUNT COUNTY CITY OF ONEONTA

A RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM FOOTBALL PROGRAM

WHEREAS, the economic impact of the University of Alabama at Birmingham benefits the City of Birmingham and the surrounding municipalities; and

WHEREAS, several citizens of the City of Oneonta currently attend or have attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham; and

WHEREAS, the elected officials of the City of Oneonta believe in the values and community which athletics, the marching band, spirit and cheering squads provide to the college environment and experience.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the City Council of the City of Oneonta, Alabama urges University of Alabama System Board of Trustees and the University of Alabama at Birmingham President to reestablish the University of Alabama at Birmingham Football Program.

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the City Council of the City of Oneonta, Alabama urges the University of Alabama at Birmingham alumni and current students as well as the local business community to take responsibility for supporting the sports programs through attendance and donations of time and/or financial resources to ensure the uninterrupted continuation of such extracurricular activities.

ADOPTED AND APPROVED, this the 24th Day of February,2015.

 

 

 

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