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WHEREAS, Careers in Construction Month is designed to increase public awareness and appreciation of the construction industry and all construction trades; and

WHEREAS, during this month, employers, associations and schools are encouraged to conduct job fairs, panel discussions and community events to inform students and the community of the employment opportunities in the construction industry in the State of Nevada and across the country; and

WHEREAS, the construction industry is the second fastest growing industry in the Silver State in terms of percentage growth and stands as the Nevada’s sixth largest sector in total employment with more than 92,400 jobs; and

WHEREAS, the Silver State is proud to honor the construction industry, and all construction trades, and recognize the critical role they play in the economic development of the Silver State; and

WHEREAS, organizations across the state work to share opportunities for training and information on the construction industry which will lead to long-term, rewarding careers in construction;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  October 2018 as

 Careers in Construction Month In Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske and Wayne Thorley