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WHEREAS, citizens of Nevada recognize the role that swimming and aquatic-related activities play in good physical and mental health as well as enhancing the quality of life for all people; and

WHEREAS, Nevadans understand that water safety education plays a vital role in preventing drownings and recreational water-related injuries; and

WHEREAS, those involved in the recreational water industry are instrumental in developing safe swimming facilities, aquatic programs, home pools and spas, and related activities providing healthy places to recreate, learn and grow, build self-esteem, confidence and sense of self-worth which contributes to the quality of life in our community; and

WHEREAS, the citizens of Nevada recognize the ongoing efforts and commitment to educate the public on pool and spa safety issues and initiatives by the pool, spa, waterpark, recreation and parks industries; and

WHEREAS, the citizens of Nevada understand the importance of communicating water safety rules and programs to families and individuals of all ages;

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

 Water Safety Month in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske and Scott Anderson