H.R. No. 1442
         WHEREAS, Ed Moore retired from the Longview City Council on
  May 13, 2021, following two terms of exemplary service to his
  constituents and the community; and
         WHEREAS, Over the course of his tenure, voters overwhelmingly
  approved a $104 million bond package, funding improvements to city
  parks and roads, construction of a new police headquarters, and
  other public safety projects; moreover, Mr. Moore chaired a task
  force that successfully proposed changes to ordinances that would
  enable food trucks to operate in the city; and
         WHEREAS, A veteran of the United States Navy, Mr. Moore first
  moved to Longview in 1980 to become assistant city manager; he
  subsequently enjoyed a long career in public finance, and in that
  capacity, he advised local governments on such matters as debt
  refinancing and bond sales; he also shared his expertise for three
  decades as a trustee of the Longview Fire Fighters' Relief and
  Retirement Fund; and
         WHEREAS, Ed Moore provided outstanding leadership in
  addressing the needs of the community throughout his time on the
  city council, and his many contributions to Longview have earned
  him the admiration and gratitude of his fellow citizens; now,
  therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 87th Texas
  Legislature hereby honor Ed Moore for his service as a member of the
  Longview City Council and extend to him sincere best wishes for the
  future; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Mr. Moore as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 1442 was adopted by the House on May
  26, 2021, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House