Women in Construction Week


By the Governor of Alabama

WHEREAS, the Montgomery and Greater Birmingham Chapters, have distinguished themselves for numerous years as the voice of women in construction in Montgomery and Birmingham; and

WHEREAS, the work done by the Montgomery Chapter and the Birmingham Chapter have benefited Montgomery and the Greater Birmingham areas through community development and educational programs; and

WHEREAS, the Montgomery and Birmingham Chapters have unceasingly promoted the employment and advancement of women in the construction industry; and

WHEREAS, the construction community, represented by the Montgomery Chapter and the Greater Birmingham Chapter have been a driving force in fostering community development through renovation and beautification projects, promotion of skilled trades careers and a positive vision of the future; and

WHEREAS, the Montgomery and Greater Birmingham Chapters have sought to achieve successful results for Montgomery, Birmingham and surrounding areas in a cooperative spirit with other organizations; and

WHEREAS, it with distinguished honor that the Montgomery Chapter #267 and Greater Birmingham Chapter #53 and their many dedicated volunteers are recognized for their steadfast work on behalf and support of women in construction:

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Robert Bentley, Governor of Alabama, do hereby proclaim the week of March 5th, through March 11th, 2017, as

Women in Construction Week

in the State of Alabama and encourage our citizens to congratulate the organization on its many accomplishments.

Given Under My Hand and the Great Seal of the Office of the Governor at the State Capitol in the City of Montgomery on the 22nd day of February 2017.

Robert Bentley