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Constitution Week Proclaimed September 17th to the 23rd in 2020

At the Legislative Board meeting yesterday, September 14th, Curt Crandall, Chairman of the Board, announced the following:

Whereas, September 17, 2020, marks the two hundred and thirty-third (233rd) anniversary of the drafting of the Constitution of the United States of America by the Constitutional Convention; and

Whereas, it is fitting and proper to officially recognize this magnificent document and the anniversary of its creation; and

Whereas, it is fitting and proper to officially recognize the patriotic celebrations which will commemorate the occasion; and

Whereas, public law 915 guarantees the issuing of a proclamation each year by the President of the United States of America designating September 17 through September 23 as constitution week;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Curtis W. Crandall, Chairman of the Allegany County Board of Legislators do hereby proclaim September 17 through 23, 2020, to be CONSTITUTION WEEK in Allegany County.

09 14 20 Constitution Week 09 17 20 Through 09 23 20