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<br />Sponsored by: Applicant <br /> <br />CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br />HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION <br />RESOLUTION 2003-04 <br /> <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE SEWARD HISTORIC PRESERVATION <br />COMMISSION, RECOMMENDING THAT THE CITY COUNCIL PLACE <br />THE WOODLAWN CEMETERY ON THE SEWARD REGISTER OF <br />HISTORIC PLACES <br /> <br />WHEREAS, City Council Ordinance No. 95-10, established the Seward Register of Historic <br />Places in order to locally recognize properties important in Seward's history; and <br /> <br />WHEREAS, an application to place the Woodlawn Cemetery on the Seward Register of <br />Historic Places has been submitted to the Historic Preservation Commission for review and <br />recommendation to the City Council; and <br /> <br />WHEREAS, the Woodlawn Cemetery application has been reviewed and the <br />recommendation approved by the Resurrection Bay Historical Society as per procedure for <br />nomination to the Seward Register of Historic Places; and <br /> <br />WHEREAS, many of Seward's earliest residents are or were originally buried at the <br />Woodlawn Cemetery; and <br /> <br />WHEREAS, the application has been reviewed and found in order by the Seward Historic <br />Preservation Commission. <br /> <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Seward Historic Preservation <br />Commission that: <br /> <br />Section 1. The Woodlawn Cemetery is eligible for placement on the Seward Register of <br />Historic Places as a property associated with historic events or persons oflocal and state significance. <br /> <br />Section 2. It is hereby recommended that the City Council list the Woodlawn Cemetery on <br />the Seward Register of Historic Places subject to the following change to item F. of the application: <br /> <br />I. "Many of Seward's earliest residents are buried here or were originally buried <br />here, including some who lived on Resurrection Bay before Seward was founded." <br />