May 15, 2019, All Day
In 1962, President Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as National Peace Officers Memorial Day and the calendar week in which May 15 falls, as National Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others.
May 12, 2019 - May 18, 2019
National Public Works Week honors the vital contribution public works professionals make every day to communities all across North America. We invite the public to celebrate their quiet dedication and indispensable influence on our way of life.