hakusan city http://kbia.org en Columbia commemorates 25th anniversary with Japanese city http://kbia.org/post/columbia-commemorates-25th-anniversary-japanese-city <p>Columbia shares connections with many international cities, including its sister city of Hakusan City in Japan.</p><p>City officials welcomed delegates this week from Columbia’s sister city Hakusan City in Japan. The visit commemorated the 25<sup>th</sup> anniversary of the relationship between the two cities. City Councilwoman Barbara Hoppe and Chairman Fukuda Hiroshi each gave a speech renewing the commitment between the two cities and exchanged gifts from each locality.</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:50:49 +0000 Elizabeth Tontz 42930 at http://kbia.org Columbia commemorates 25th anniversary with Japanese city