Dawson County Government News

30 Year Time Capsule Dedication, April 5, 2012

The 30 Year Time Capsule dedication ceremony took place on April 5, 2012 at the Dawson County Government Center.  County Manager, Kevin Tanner, began the ceremony by explaining the purpose of the time capsule and gave thanks to Davida Simpson, Bob Ivey, and Rachel Burton for their hard work on the project.  Chairman Mike Berg spoke on the signifigance of the contents and how it will be reflected upon in 2042 when the capsule is unearthed.  Superior Court Judge Jason Deal also spoke on his perspective of the relevance of the time capsule and how he hopes that drugs will not be an issue with society in 2042 as they are today as he has witnessed in the Dawson County Treatment Court.  Chairman Berg concluded the ceremony and encouraged those in attendance to view the contents before the burial of the capsule for 30 years.  For a complete list of the Time Capsule contents click here:  30 Year Time Capsule Catalog .

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