Proclamations & Resolutions
Fairbanks, AK 2016
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    WHEREAS, General Aviation and Community Airports play a critical role in the lives of our citizens, as well as in the operation of our businesses and farms, and

    WHEREAS, the City of Fairbanks has a significant interest in the continued vitality of General Aviation, Aerospace, aircraft manufacturing, educational institutions and aviation organizations and community airports and airport operators; and

    WHEREAS, Alaska has more private planes per capita than any other state in the union, and on average Alaskans fly more than eight times as often as residents of other states; and

    WHEREAS, General Aviation plays a vital role in the City’s response to emergencies and natural disasters; and

    WHEREAS, many communities in Alaska depend heavily on General Aviation and Community Airports for the continued flow of commerce, tourists and visitors to our community;

    NOW, THEREFORE, I, John Eberhart, Mayor of the City of Fairbanks, by the power vested in me, do hereby proclaim

    September, 2016

    “General Aviation Appreciation Month”

    IN WITNESS WHEREOF, we have hereunto set our hands this 7th day of
    September, 2016.

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