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RESOLUTION NO. 8181 <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br />OF NEWPORT BEACH COMMENDING KOCM RADIO STATION <br />WHEREAS, the Federal Communications Commission <br />granted the call letters KOCM Radio on February 1, 1964; and <br />WHEREAS, KOCM, the only Radio Station licensed in <br />Newport Beach, is continually striving to provide a balanced <br />program structure giving substantial community and civic <br />allocations; and <br />WHEREAS, because of its continuing interest in <br />community service on all levels, KOCM Radio has been honored <br />with many awards and citations; among these, The National <br />Foundation, March of Dimes, for Outstanding Leadership; The <br />Lions Club Award for International Service; The Orange County <br />Management Council's Outstanding Service Award; The American <br />Heart Association Distinguished Service Award; The California <br />Exchange Clubs Outstanding Civic Leadership Award; The Freedoms <br />Foundation at Valley Forge Outstanding Radio Award; and <br />WHEREAS, KOCM Radio and its entire staff is keenly <br />aware of its responsibilities to the community in which it <br />serves; and <br />WHEREAS, GARY W. BURRILL, PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER <br />OF KOCM, has served his community in many active roles: The <br />Newport Balboa Rotary Club, Harbor Area Boys' Club, Orange <br />Coast College Advisory Board, Harbor Area United Way, Commodores <br />Club of Newport Harbor, Orange Coast YMCA, Newport Harbor <br />Chamber of Commerce, Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce, Century <br />Club of the Orange Empire of Boy Scouts of America, Volunteer <br />Bureau of Southern Orange County, Charter Member -552 Club of <br />Hoag Hospital, Advisory Board of KOCE -TV, Orange County's <br />• Educational Station, Trustee of the Newport Harbor Foundation, <br />Town Hall of California, World Affairs Council of Orange County, <br />Recipient of the Silver Anchor Award for Community Service, and <br />the Man of the Year Award from the Orange County Advertising <br />Council; and <br />-1- <br />.1 <br />