Breaking News
Home / News / Boulder City Council Votes 7-2 to Approve Nablus Sister City

Boulder City Council Votes 7-2 to Approve Nablus Sister City

According to the Boulder Daily Camera article by Alex Burness, Boulder’s City Council approved the Nablus Sister City proposal on Tuesday night.  The hearing, which was addressed by 78 speakers, ended in a council vote of 7-2 some four hours after it began.

Voting for: Appelbaum, Brockett, Jones, Morzel, Weaver, Yates and Young. Voting against: Burton and Shoemaker.

Read more here at the Daily Camera:

Reversing 2013 decision, Boulder makes Nablus, Palestine, its 8th sister city

Jackie Sprinces Wong expresses her concerns about having Nablus, Palestine, as a sister city to Boulder during a Boulder City Council meeting Tuesday. (Jeremy Papasso / Camera Staff Photographer)

About Staff

They call me "NewsHound Too," because I'm sniffing out stories all over the Boulder area. My buddies know me as "Rocky." I love Jewish holidays because the food is GREAT, especially the brisket. Well all the food. I was adopted from the Humane Society of Boulder Valley and have many friends there also looking for homes.

Check Also

Opinion: Is the Jewish Film Festival a Deliberate Response to Hate?

Come together as a community to embrace Jewish values of inclusivity and diversity at the Boulder Jewish Film Festival.

Letter: Boulder JCC Receives New Bomb Threat

Late Tuesday night, the Boulder JCC received an emailed bomb threat.