File Name: PROCLAMATION TO WIFREDO ''WILLY'' FERRER
Agenda Date: 5/18/2010
Agenda Item Number: 1D1
PRESENTATION OF PROCLAMATION CONGRATULATING MR. WIFREDO ''WILLY'' FERRER AS THE NEXT SOUTH FLORIDA'S U.S. ATTORNEY
Jose "Pepe" Diaz, Prime Sponsor
Board of County Commissioners
County Attorney Robert Cuevas read the foregoing presentation item into the record.
Commissioner Diaz, on behalf of the County Commission and County Mayor, presented a proclamation to Mr. Wilfredo “Willy” Ferrer, declaring May 18, 2010, as Wilfredo “Willy” Ferrer Day, in honor of his appointment as the next Southern District of Florida U.S. Attorney.
Following a request for all County Attorney’s Office staff in attendance to stand in honor of Mr. Wilfredo Ferrer’s appointment, County Attorney Cuevas presented a brief list of Mr. Ferrer’s academic and career accomplishments. He noted this community was fortunate in that it would continue to receive the benefit of Mr. Ferrer’s talents as he fulfilled his new position as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida.
First Assistant County Attorney Abigail Price-Williams noted the County Attorney’s Office staff was very proud that the President of the United States selected someone from their office as the next U.S. Attorney. She commended Mr. Ferrer for being an outstanding attorney and a wonderful individual. Ms. Price-Williams congratulated Mr. Ferrer and expressed her appreciation for his representing the Miami-Dade County Attorney’s Office.
Mr. Wilfredo Ferrer expressed his appreciation to the County Commission and the County Attorney’s Office for honoring him today.
There is no text currently available online for this item.