PROCLAMATION from Fred Camillo, First Selectman
WHEREAS, Board of Estimate and Taxation members spend countless volunteer hours on behalf of the Town of Greenwich; and
WHEREAS, Time and effort, have been spent on the proper administration of the financial affairs of the Town including issuance of the annual recommended budget and setting the Town tax mill rate. The Board also acts on requests for additional appropriations, transfers and allotments made during the fiscal year. The Town's Annual Report, Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and Component Unit Financial Report for the Retirement System of the Town of Greenwich also fall under the Board of Estimate and Taxation; and
WHEREAS, Henry “Harry” J. Fisher II is a life long resident of Greenwich. He was appointed to the Board of Estimate and Taxation in 2021 to serve out the term of a former member who left the Board. Prior to his 2021 appointment Harry served on the Board of Estimate and Taxation for six years, both as a member and as Vice Chair. Harry also served on the Representative Town Meeting from District 10 for six years; and
WHEREAS, Harry received a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and has worked in investment management and as an entrepreneur; and
WHEREAS, Harry is leaving the Board of Estimate and Taxation for the second time.
NOW, THEREFORE, l, Fred Camillo, FIRST SELECTMAN OF THE TOWN OF GREENWICH, dohereby proclaim Thursday, December 23, 2021 asHenry "Harry" J. Fisher II Day
in the Town of Greenwich and encourage all our citizens to join me in recognizing his years of dedicated service to our community.