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WHEREAS, Careers in Construction Month provides an opportunity 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 fastest growing industry in the Silver State and stands as Nevada’s fifth largest sector in total employment with more than 76,000 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 Nevada; 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, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim October 2019 as

CAREERS IN CONSTRUCTION MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 25th day of September, 2019

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