WHEREAS, the Nauck Civic Association, one of the oldest in Arlington, is celebrating its 87th anniversary as a civic association and 170th year since it was established in Arlington; and,
WHEREAS, , the Nauck Civic Association is hosting its annual Civic and Community Pride Day which celebrates the rich heritage and great promise of this community; and
WHEREAS, civic associations play a significant role in fostering harmonious relationships among neighbors and serve as an important link between the community and the Arlington County government; and
WHEREAS, the Association has fought for quality education in the schools, and for various programs relating to health, housing, neighborhood conservation and others which have enhanced the quality of life for the people of the Nauck community and the Arlington community at-large; and
WHEREAS, neighborhood unity is strongly encouraged throughout Arlington County; and
WHEREAS, residents of the Nauck neighborhood should be recognized for the pride and admiration they feel for their community;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Jay Fisette, Chair of the Arlington County Board of Arlington, do hereby proclaim September 20, 2014, as NAUCK CIVIC AND COMMUNITY PRIDE DAY in Arlington and urge all residents to join in congratulating the Nauck Civic Association on 87 years of dedicated and caring service to the Arlington community.