The traditional marriage ceremony begins with "we are gathered together to unite this man and this woman in holy matrimony." It comes right to the point. Similarly, whether you're there to introduce, dedicate or accept, your ceremonial speech should leave no doubt as to why you and your audience have gathered. It should tell the listeners what thoughts and feelings are appropriate to such a meeting. It should leave them with an understanding of the larger meaning of the ceremony. If you can do that, your ceremonial speech will transcend platitudes and have real meaning. Your listeners' lives will be different because they have heard your magic words.
As the detail design plans near completion, it is then necessary to obtain more comprehensive title information. At this phase, district design is in need of owners' names and total area of contiguous lands comprising the ownership. Also, district right of way will, within a short period of time, require information regarding mortgages, special assessments, liens, taxes, etc., to enable its staff to prepare the necessary documents for title transfer. This phase of title work may be charged to the . job number, or to the R job number as provided by a limited "A" date or acquisition authority.