Office of the Mayor
KANNAPOLIS, NORTH CAROLINA
WHEREAS, Earth Day is observed annually to promote awareness of Earth’s life-
sustaining ecosystem and the importance of preserving its integrity, through education and
wise stewardship: and
WHEREAS, life on our planet and the quest for meaning and purpose in life can be
threatened by mankind‘s failure to take charge and take care of the Earth; and
WHEREAS, in North C arolina, Earth Day is a time to encourage the preservation of our
natural resources through habits and lifestyles that promote conservation. preservation and
an appreciation of our world.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Robert S. Mlsenhelmer, Mayor of the City of Kannapolis, by
virtue ofthc authority vested in me, as Mayor. do hereby proclaim Sunday. April 22. 2012
in the City of Kannapolis and urge all citizens to plant trees to gladden the hean and
promote the well-being of this and future generations.
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand
and the Great Seal of the City of Kannapolis
to he atﬁxed this 9'“ day of April. 2012.