CHAPTER 632

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 23

DIRECTING THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TO PROVIDE FOR LIFEGUARDS AND OTHER FACILITIES AT DEWEY BEACH AND FEN-WICK ISLAND FOR THE SUMMER 1973 SEASON.

WHEREAS, increasing numbers of vacationers are expected to make use of the beaches at Dewey Beach and Fenwick Island this summer; and

WHEREAS, these beaches are not now protected by lifeguards and have no concessions or facilities for use of the general public; and

WHEREAS, providing such services as lifeguards and concessions would serve to protect life and property and make these Delaware beaches safer and more pleasant for the general public.

NOW, THEREFORE:

BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate of the 127th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the House of Representatives concurring therein, and with the approval of the Governor as attested by his signature appended hereto, that the Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is hereby directed to provide for lifeguards at Dewey Beach and Fenwick Island for the summer season 1973 through the Labor Day weekend.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control may also provide such other concessions, facilities, or services at Dewey Beach and Fenwick Island as he deems necessary to preserve the cleanliness of these areas and protect the health and safety of visitors thereto.

Approved June 30, 1973.