Official DaySigned September 21, 2016 by City Council
WHEREAS, the City of Rancho Cucamonga recognizes the importance of local manufacturing and industrial businesses on its economy; and
WHEREAS, Manufacturing Day is an annual event that occurs on the first Friday in October and was established to showcase the potential of modern manufacturing, as well as foster interest in manufacturing careers to deal with the shortage of skilled labor in the profession; and
WHEREAS, the City of Rancho Cucamonga is home to 176 manufactures of all different types such as advanced manufacturing of aerospace components, petrochemical application, pharmaceuticals, food manufacturers, and many others; and
WHEREAS, the City of Rancho Cucamonga is proud of its manufacturing sector and corporate leaders that significantly contribute to the City’s standard of living and economic vitality; and
WHEREAS, Manufacturing Day empowers manufacturers to come together to address their collective challenges so they can help their communities and future generations thrive; and
WHEREAS, by working with the Chamber of Commerce, educational institutions, and the business community during and after Manufacturing Day, we hope to improve the general public’s perception of manufacturing careers and the industry’s value to the local, state, and national economy; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT PROCLAIMED, that the City Council of the City of Rancho Cucamonga does hereby proclaim Friday, October 7, 2016, as Manufacturing Day in the City of Rancho Cucamonga.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the City Council of the City of Rancho Cucamonga, California, have hereunto set their hand and caused the seal of the City of Rancho Cucamonga to be affixed this 21st day of September, 2016.