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WHEREAS, Careers in Construction Month provides an opportunity to increase public awareness and appreciation of construction craft professionals and all construction trades; and

WHEREAS, during this month, employers, associations and schools are encouraged to conduct events to inform students of the many employment opportunities available in the construction industry; and

WHEREAS, the construction industry is the fastest growing industry in the Silver State in terms of percentage growth and stands as the state’s fifth largest sector in total employment with more than 90,000 jobs; and

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

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim October 2020 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 1st day of October, 2020.

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