Wake County could officially recognize Juneteenth as a holiday
Wake County officials are expected to vote Monday, July 6 on a resolution to make Juneteenth an official holiday. According to Greg Ford, who is a chairman for the board, the resolution is expected to pass.
COULD INCREASE YOUR RISK OF GETTING HURT. >>> JUST IN THIS AFTERNOON, WAKE COUNTY PLAN TO MAKE JUNETEENTH A HOLIDAY. THAT'S RIGHT. ACCORDING TO CHAIRMAN GREG FORD. HE TWEETED THAT THE ENTIRE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS INTEND TO VOTE IN FAVOR OF THE DECISION ON MONDAY. THE HOLIDAY WILL BE A PAID DAY OFF FOR GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES. JUNETEENTH AS YOU KNOW RECOGNIZES THE DAY IN HISTORY