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WHEREAS, The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) announced that July has been chosen for the celebration for Collector Car Appreciation Day which marks the eighth commemoration of what has become an annual event ; and
WHEREAS, Collector Car Appreciation Day is an annual celebration to commemorate America’s time-tested love affair with the automobile and to raise awareness of the role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society with events being held all across the United States and Canada during the month of July; and
WHEREAS, Collector Car Appreciation Day was first recognized on July 9, 2010 and officially designated by U.S. Senate resolution 513, sponsored by Senators Jon Tester (D-MT) and Richard Burr (R-NC) of the Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus; and
WHEREAS, Senators Tester and Burr have been strong advocates for the automotive hobby in Washington and the resolution reaffirms their understanding of the cultural importance of collector cars; and
WHEREAS, The Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus is an informal, non-partisan group that pays tribute to America’s ever growing love affair with the car and motorsports and the Caucus recognizes the integral role collector cars have played in fostering our nation’s appreciation for motorsports; and
WHEREAS, the SEMA Action Network (SAN) encourages events to be scheduled throughout the month of July 2017; and
WHEREAS, The Kent Island Cruisers Car Club along with Western Tire & Auto in Chester will celebrate Collector Car Appreciation Day by holding a "Cruise In" on Wednesday, July 12, at the Western Auto from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm; and
NOW, THEREFORE, WE THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF QUEEN ANNE’SCOUNTY, do hereby designate July 12 as ’Collector Car Appreciation Day’ in Queen Anne ’s County.