City of Lakeland’s Monthly Newsletter
, MOTHER S DAY} MAY 12
IN THIS ISSUE
An Energy Efficient Summer
Meet Rico Dunsmore: Energy Analyst II
MILLION MOMS in the US
WILL BE SPENT ON FLOWERS
of Mother's Day gift buyers are buying for themselves
It is estimated that 96% of Americans take part in Mother's Day in some way. We hope that all of you Moms out there have a great Mother's Day and know that you're appreciated! After all, we wouldn't be here without you!
228 S. Massachusetts Ave Lakeland, FL 33801
THE OTHERS ARE BUYING FOR:
2012 Water Quality Report
Mother's Day is the second highest US gift-giving holiday.
Public Works Seeks Accredidation
organized the first Mother's Day observances in Grafton, WV and Philadephia, PA in 1908. When the popularity of the day grew, she asked members of Congress to set aside a day to honor mothers. In 1914, the second Sunday in May was designated as Mother's Day.
MILLION greeting cards sold