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A banner day for veterans in Niwot

 

November 13, 2019

Vicky Dorvee

Niwot celebrated Veterans Day and the first year of the Veterans Banner project with a fitting patriotic ceremony. Thirty-five banners honoring veterans with ties to Niwot are installed on the lampposts along 2nd Avenue.

Since mid-October, 2nd Avenue between Niwot Road and Murray Street has been lined with 35 banners recognizing veterans with a Niwot connection. On Sunday, Nov. 10, the community came together in observance of Veterans Day and to formally acknowledge the successful inauguration of the Veterans Day Banner Project.

Three members of Boy Scout Troop 161 kicked off the ceremony with a presentation of the American flag and the Pledge of Allegiance followed by the Niwot Community Semi-Marching Free Grange Band performing the national anthem.

Niwot Community Association (NCA) president David Limbach...



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