NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK
WHEREAS, economic growth in the nation and the State of Illinois, and in the Village of North Aurora depends on the continued development of workers skilled in their chosen fields; and
WHEREAS, apprenticeship programs help fill this need by providing the means for the development of skilled workers and the cultivation of pride in workmanship; and
WHEREAS, registered apprenticeships are vital components of talent and development in many high demand and high growth sectors and are recognized as critical post-secondary education training for future employment; and
WHEREAS, apprenticeship programs help enhance economic vitality and create a stronger economic environment by producing highly skilled and competitive workers; and
WHEREAS, the Village of North Aurora recognizes the strength and leadership displayed by apprentices, which results from the dedication and generosity of sponsors and participating employers who provide meaningful educational opportunities through on-the-job learning and related technical and academic instruction, which, in turn, serves to enhance the economic vitality of North Aurora; and,
WHEREAS, November 11-16, 2019 is being recognized as National Apprenticeship Week in North Aurora. The Village of North Aurora appreciates the positive impact that apprenticeships have on individuals and businesses, which helps to improve the workforce in North Aurora and grow our economy.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT PROCLAIMED that I, Dale Berman, Village President, and the Board of Trustees of North Aurora do hereby proclaim November 11-16, 2019 as NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK in North Aurora and ask all residents to recognize the purpose and values of apprenticeship training for the economic growth of North Aurora.
Dated this ___04___ day of ________November__________ 2019
Dale Berman, Village President