Whereas, The Nation’s Public Works Departments provide essential community services for infrastructure and municipal service needs that are an integral part of our citizens everyday lives; and
Whereas, The support of our Public Works Departments is vital for our public works systems that include water & waste water facilities, streets and sidewalks, drainage systems, and maintenance of our public buildings and facilities; and
Whereas, The health, safety, and welfare of our citizens and our communities greatly depends on the quality and effectiveness of public works facilities as well as their planning, design, and construction by our public work official and workers; and
Whereas, The men and women of our Pearland Public Works Department are to be commended for providing outstanding service 24/7 to the citizens of Pearland with 124 Public Works Team members operating within the 16 city division cost centers.
Now, Therefore, I, Tom Reid, By The Power Vested In Me As The Mayor Of The City Of Pearland, Texas, Do Hereby Proclaim The Week of May 21st – 27th, 2017 As
NATIONAL PUBLIC WORKS WEEK
In Pearland and I ask all citizens and community organizations to join with me in recognizing the outstanding service provided by the men and women of our Pearland and the National Public Works Departments and the contribution they make to the vital services they perform for the communities; PUBLIC WORKS CONNECTS US.
Given Under My Hand And Seal Of Office This 22nd Day of May, 2017