Drinking Water Protection

Governor Dayton Proclaimed May 6-12, 2012 as
Safe Drinking Water Week in Minnesota

WHEREAS, Minnesotans depend on an adequate supply of safe drinking water for their health, quality of life, and economic viability; and

WHEREAS, Protecting our sources of drinking water, whether surface water or groundwater, from contamination or overuse is the first step to ensuring a safe water supply; and

WHEREAS, Professional treatment and monitoring of the quality of drinking water and water infrastructure is critical to our wellbeing; and
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WHEREAS, All Minnesotans rely on safe drinking water from public water systems in their homes, schools, and workplaces.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, MARK DAYTON, Governor of Minnesota, do hereby proclaim the week of May 6-12, 2012 as:

SAFE DRINKING WATER WEEK

in the State of Minnesota.

Updated Tuesday, 22-May-2012 08:11:52 CDT