Proclamations & Resolutions
Akron, OH 2016
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    Whereas: Akron in the State of Ohio, has a significant interest in the continued vitality of general aviation, aircraft manufacturing, aviation education institutions, aviation organizations and community airports; and

    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: According to the Ohio Airports Economic Impact Study, general aviation airports in Ohio contribute more than $1.8 billion to the state’s economy; and

    Whereas: The nation’s aviation infrastructure represents an important public benefit, and Congressional oversight should be in place to ensure stable funding of this system.

    Now, Therefore: I, Daniel Horrigan, Mayor of the City of Akron, Ohio, do hereby proclaim December 2016 as:


    in the City of Akron and ask all residents to join me in thanking the aviation community for all they do and continue to do for travelers.

    In Witness Whereof: I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Akron to be affixed hereto this 14th day of December, 2016.

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