BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:00-0309R
RESOLUTION DECLARING HISTORIC PRESERVATION WEEK IN DULUTH MAY 14-21, 2000.
WHEREAS, May 14-20, 2000 is National Historic Preservation Week; and
WHEREAS, the theme of this year's preservation week is Taking America's Past in the Future; and
WHEREAS, Duluth has an abundance of architecturally and historically significant structures and properties worthy of preservation; and
WHEREAS, many Duluthians have shown their personal commitment to preservation through investments of time and money in their properties; and
WHEREAS, preservation of the community's historic properties contributes to Duluth's uniqueness, attractiveness, livability and economic strength; and
WHEREAS, preservation of Duluth's heritage serves to enhance our community through connecting to the past and investing in irreplaceable community resource.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,
by the city council of the city of Duluth, that the week of May 14 through
May 20, 2000 is hereby declared Duluth Historic Preservation week.