Mayor Commends Narconon Vista Bay Drug Rehab
Narconon Vista Bay
April 12, 2008
WHEREAS, Narconon Vista Bay first opened its doors in October of 1992 in Bonny Doon, an in January of 1999 they acquired their current facility located in the hills above Watsonville, on 35 acres of land overlooking the city and bay; and
WHEREAS, the Narconon Program is a Drug-Free approach to rehabilitation, the program not only addresses the symptoms of drug abuse but teaches its students how to lead productive lives; and
WHEREAS, the Narconon program takes four to six months to complete and can be divided into two phases; the first phase is designed to rejuvenate and cleanse the body of toxins; and the second phase is designed to educate the student on what may have led to the addiction and how to better handle or address these issues in the future; and
WHEREAS, Narconon Vista Bay has given back to the community by volunteering their time in many local events and activities which include Watsonville High School Sober Graduation Night Committee, the Mesa Village Carnival, Sheriff's Activity League Programs - Jr. Giants, horseback riding, soccer and Sheriff's National Night Out, and
WHEREAS, our community expresses its gratitude for the important work of these individuals;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Kimberly Petersen, Mayor of the City of Watsonville, in the State of California, do hereby commend Narconon Vista Bay for their dedication to helping thousands overcome their addictions and empowering these individuals to excel in all areas of their lives. I urge all citizens to join in the cause to ensure the well-being of our current and future generations by taking a strong personal stand against alcohol and drug abuse.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Seal of the City of Watsonville to be affixed this 12th day of April, two thousand and eight.
Kimberly Petersen, Mayor