PROCLAMATION

A PROCLAMATION DECLARING APRIL 29 - MAY 5, 2007

AS MUNICIPAL CLERKS WEEK

            WHEREAS, the Office of the Municipal Clerk, a time honored and vital part of local government exists throughout the world; and

            WHEREAS, the Office of the Municipal Clerk is the oldest among public servants; and

            WHEREAS, the Office of the Municipal Clerk provides the professional link between the citizens, the local governing bodies and agencies of government at other levels; and

            WHEREAS, Municipal Clerks have pledged to be ever mindful of their neutrality and impartiality, rendering equal service to all; and

            WHEREAS, the Municipal Clerk serves as the information center on functions of local government and community; and

            WHEREAS, Municipal Clerks continually strive to improve the administration of the affairs of the Office of the Municipal Clerk through participation in education programs, seminars, workshops and the annual meetings of their state, province, county and international professional organizations; and

            WHEREAS, it is most appropriate that we recognize the accomplishments of the Office of the Municipal Clerk; now, therefore, be it

            PROCLAIMED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 12th day of April 2007, That the Board does hereby recognize the week of April 29 through May 5, 2007, as Municipal Clerks Week; and, be it

            PROCLAIMED FURTHER, That the Board of Supervisors extends its appreciation to our Municipal Clerk, and to all Municipal Clerks for the vital services they perform and their exemplary dedication to the communities they represent. 

 

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Harry F. Atherton

Chairman of the Board

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