The Village Clerk, a neighbor of Mr. Stroebel's for the last 35 years added that Mr. Stroebel worked for the Village of Monticello as the Highway Superintendent for many years and after retiring became an active member of the Monticello Senior Citizen's and delivered food weekdays to homebound seniors with the "Wheels For Meals" Program up until last year when his health started failing.She
also agreed that he
is a wonderful neighbor who was always available to give a helping hand when needed.
Each member of the Village Board
felt that Mr. Stroebel
was deserving of this honor.
RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE VILLAGE OF MONTICELLO RENAMING
THE NEIGHBORHOOD FACILITY BUILDING "THE TED STROEBEL RECREATION CENTER"
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees recognizes the special community contributions made by Ted Stroebel
to the Village of Monticello
and many of its residents over the past near century; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Monticello
is desirous of renaming the Neighborhood Facility on Jefferson Street after a Village resident who exemplifies the characteristics of a good neighbor; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees finds that it is in the best interest of the Village of Monticello
to rename the Neighborhood Facility after Ted Stroebel
, as he
is an exemplary Village resident.