14 Jan Lake Placid signs Protocol of Friendship with Innsbruck, Austria
Innsbruck, Austria – Lake Placid Mayor Craig Randall and Innsbruck Mayor Christine Oppitz-Plerer signed an Olympic Sister Cities Protocol of Friendship on Jan. 13, 2016 in Innsbruck, Austria.
The Protocol of Friendship promotes the Olympic movement, and better understanding and friendship to build a peaceful world and create international goodwill.
The Mayor and ROOST President James McKenna were in Innsbruck for the signing and to attend the International Childrens’ Games, in which a local delegation of athletes, Team Lake Placid, was competing.
The scrolls were designed by Gail Brill of Gail Brill Design in Saranac Lake.
Previous protocols of friendship were signed between the mayor of Lake Placid and the mayors of Calgary, Albertville, Lillehammer, Salt Lake City and Torino.