Watsonville, Drug and Alcohol Abuse Proclamation

Watsonville Drug and Alcohol Abuse Proclamation



June 9, 2000

WHEREAS, Alcohol and Drug Abuse is a serious problem in our society to the degree that one out of five adult Americans has an alcohol or drug problem that requires treatment; and

WHEREAS, For thirty-four years the worldwide Narconon Network has been a leader in the fight against drug and alcohol abuse through its education and rehabilitation services; and

WHEREAS, There are many valiant individuals and groups in the Santa Cruz and greater bay area that are working to rid our society of the problem of alcohol and drug abuse; and

WHEREAS, The activities of these individuals and groups are worthy of recognition; and

WHEREAS, Narconon of Northern California will bestow awards of merit to exemplary staff on June 9, 2000;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Oscar Rios, Mayor of the City of Watsonville, in the State of California, do hereby commend Narconon for their outstanding service to the local community and the world.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Watsonville to be affixed this 9th day of June, two thousand.


Oscar Rios, Mayor