Monday, May 10, 2010

Riviera Fitness Center Joins Forces with Four Alabama Mayors to Combat Childhood Obesity

Last week, City of Center Point Mayor Tom Henderson joined forces with Riviera Fitness Center to support its exciting new initiative called "Let's Move" aimed at fighting childhood obesity. Mayor Henderson signed an official proclamation declaring April 26-30 to be the official fitness week of Center Point and April 26th as ‘Riviera Fitness Center Day.’ Mayor Henderson is a retired physical education teacher and knows the importance of exercise, ‘Childhood obesity is a big problem in America and we should do what we can to help fight it.’ Scott McBrayer, mayor of Homewood agreed. He also signed an official proclamation and declared April 19-23 to be the official fitness week of Homewood and April 19th as ‘Riviera Fitness Center Day.’ Midfield Mayor Gary Richardson and Birmingham Mayor William Bell are also onboard and plan to issue their proclamations in the coming weeks. Tracy Childress, City Manager of Riviera Fitness Centers of Birmingham applauds the...

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