Child Abuse Prevention proclamation signed at council meeting

Mayor Dan Wiegand signed a proclamation at the April 1 city council meeting proclaiming April as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Bloomfield. Beth Woodard of the Child Abuse Prevention Council is shown with Wiegand. The proclamation urges all citizens, community agencies, religious organizations, medical facilities, and businesses to partner in efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect, thereby strengthening the communities in which we live.