Town of Vegreville proclaims September 23-29, 2019 as "Rail Safety Week"Posted on: Sep 24, 2019
Town of Vegreville
Rail Safety Week
September 23-29, 2019
Whereas, Public-Rail Safety Week is to be held across Canada from September 23-29, 2019; and
Whereas, It is in the public's interest to raise citizens' awareness on reducing avoidable accidents, injuries and damage caused by collisions at level crossings or incidents involving trains and citizens; and
Whereas, Operation Lifesaver is a public/private partnership whose aim is to work with the rail industry, governments, police services, the media and other agencies and the public to raise rail safety awareness; and
Whereas, Operation Lifesaver has requested the Town of Vegreville adopt this resolution in support of its ongoing effort to save lives and prevent injuries in communities, including municipalities
Now Therefore, I, Mayor Tim MacPhee, by and with the advice and consent of the Council of the Town of Vegreville, do hereby proclaim September 23-29, 2019 as "Rail Safety Week" in the Town of Vegreville.
"Rail Safety Week"