TO OFFICIALLY NAME THE NEWLY CONSTRUCTED ROADWAY FOR THE KROG DEVELOPMENT ALONG BUFFALO STREET AS JACK MURPHY BOULEVARD UPON THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE ROADWAY BY THE CITY OF OLEAN FROM KROG CORPORATION
WHEREAS, the New York State Department of Transportation has approached Krog Corporation regarding the newly constructed roadway connecting their development to Buffalo Street; and
WHEREAS, Krog Corporation has indicated that they plan to turn the roadway over to the City of Olean upon its completion, therefore leaving the responsibility of naming the roadway up to the City; and
WHEREAS, John Jack Murphy was a long time employee of Olean Dresser Clark (now Dresser-Rand) from 1954 to 1996 who greatly contributed to the company’s continuing success; and
WHEREAS, the Common Council is desirous of honoring Mr. Murphy for his many years of dedication to forging a strong, profitable company in Dresser-Rand, thus benefiting the overall economy of the City of Olean;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Common Council hereby officially names the newly constructed roadway for the Krog development along Buffalo Street as Jack Murphy Boulevard upon the acceptance of the roadway by the City of Olean from Krog Corporation.