On the June 2 Metropolis of Hollister Aldermen assembly, the town gave a particular recognition award to Robby Benoit from Benoit’s Tree Care.
Hollister Mayor Lamar Patton introduced Benoit with a recognition of thanks for the assistance of caring for the ‘city forests’ in Hollister public areas and parks.
“I name him Benoit, though I feel he goes by Robby more often than not,” Patton mentioned. “Benoit does so much for us. He helps the town yearly with Revive 65, below the radar. He does the tree trimming down on Downing (Avenue) so meals vans can get in throughout occasions. He retains all these limbs down…He has finished that for a number of years.
“I felt just like the work he supplies for the town and residents of Hollister deserved recognition. In addition to being a pal of mine, he’s a tough employee and an excellent man.”
Benoit was scheduled to be honored on the Might Aldermen assembly however he couldn’t make it. Metropolis officers then rescheduled the presentation to the June 2 assembly.
Benoit was given a letter of recognition, which Patton learn from in the course of the assembly.
“On behalf of the elected metropolis officers within the metropolis of Hollister, please settle for our honest appreciation to your and your group’s laborious work and additional efforts serving to us with a myriad of tree care associated wants in our parks, alongside our proper aways and in our metropolis properties. Over the course of the previous a number of years the town’s relationship with Benoit’s Tree Care and particularly you personally have turn out to be one of many cornerstones of our capacity to care for our metropolis’s city forests. It takes professionals in all points of a group to attain the excellence Benoit’s is thought for. You’ve gotten actually all the time been a giant a part of that power. Your private efforts to make sure the very best high quality of arbor care providers is enormously appreciated. Your actions are consistent with the best traditions of neighborhood service. Bringing honor not solely upon your self however Benoit’s Tree Care, the town of Hollister and Missouri’s Ozarks area. As soon as once more settle for our appreciation for a job nicely finished.”
Benoit was introduced with the letter and a photograph of him slicing a tree down by the lake.
Benoit thanked Patton and the board for the dignity.
“Thanks for trusting us with the care,” Benoit mentioned. “We had a stupendous gavel to current to (Mayor Patton) that was made by Rick Watson right here on the town that turns wooden that we took out of the center of (one of many) pecan timber we took down at Hulland Park.”
Benoit mentioned the gavel shattered into items as a result of not being steady sufficient however he can be presenting the mayor with a chunk of the heartwood at a later date.
“Thanks guys, actually for the work…Thanks for giving us as a lot alternative as we now have given you service,” Benoit mentioned. “It means so much.”
Benoit’s Tree Service has been liable for taking down pecan timber at Hulland Park, that are on the finish of their life expectancy, in accordance with Deputy Metropolis Administrator Denise Olmstead. Olmstead informed Branson Tri-Lakes Information in a earlier interview the town can be taking the timber down and changing them with youthful pecan timber to take care of the allure of Hulland Park.