BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:00-0463R
RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF "NATIONAL NIGHT OUT" TO BE HELD ON AUGUST 1, 2000.
WHEREAS, communities across the United States have designated August 1, 2000, as a "National Night Out" to celebrate community and neighborhood awareness and unity; and
WHEREAS, the purpose of the "National Night Out" is to generate support and participation in local anti-crime efforts; to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police community partnerships; to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; and to send a message to criminals that neighborhoods are fighting back; and
WHEREAS, the Duluth City Council wishes to express its support for the "National Night Out" and the goals and purposes behind it;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,
that the Duluth City Council hereby expresses its support for a "National
Night Out" on August 1, 2000, and encourages the administration and the
various neighborhoods throughout the city to facilitate and participate
in the event by spending a night out with their neighbors.