American Legion Week in Florence
Mayor Stephen Wukela proclaimed the week of Nov. 9-15 as American Legion Week in the City of Florence. In his proclamation, the mayor cites the over 2.4 million member veteran organization as one of the great defenders of the American way of life.
He further stated that by tirelessly serving veterans and the community, the legion helps to instill patriotism in all Americans. The mayor asks that all citizens, businesses and organizations join him in commending the good works of the American Legion as an expression of appreciation of their service to veterans and the community.