Mayor returns from summit

LAKE PLACID Jamie Rogers, mayor of the village of Lake Placid, returned recently from a three-day trip to Lausanne, Switzerland, where he attended the first-ever General Assembly of the World Union of Olympic Cities. The summit welcomed representatives from 39 summer and winter Olympic cities. During the Summit, Rogers and Lausanne mayor Daniel BrÚČíz exchanged Proclamations of Friendships and International Goodwill between the two cities. In recent years, Lake Placid has also signed Proclamations of Friendship and International Goodwill with other winter Olympic host cities including Albertville, France; Calgary, Canada; Lillehammer Norway; Salt Lake City, Utah, USA and Torino, Italy.

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