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WHEREAS, the Community Development Block Grant Program has operated since 1974 to provide local governments with the resources required to primarily meet the needs of low-and moderate-income persons; and

WHEREAS, the Community Development Block Grant Program is among the few remaining federal programs available to address the needs of low-and moderate-income persons and small cities; and

WHEREAS, the Community Development Block Grant Program has provided the state of Nevada with important and flexible assistance to meet the needs of low-and moderate-income residents of small cities by funding sewer, water, and street improvements projects, economic development projects, and other public improvement projects; and

WHEREAS, Congress and the nation acknowledge the critical value of the Community Development Block Grant Program and the significant projects and assistance that rely on its funds for support; and

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the week of April 5-9, 2021 as

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT WEEK 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 5th day of April 2021

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