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City Council Considers Military Appreciation Banner Program


April 18, 2018

Patricia St. Louis

Two of the samples displayed during last week's presentation by Fountain City Councilmember Sharon Thompson who spoke about a new program in which local families could honor their active duty servicemembers. The program will begin accepting applications after Memorial Day and will be conducted on a "first come, first served" basis. Banners will be displayed from January through November.

At its April 10 meeting, the Fountain City Council heard from Councilmember Sharon Thompson about a special program that would allow for the display of military appreciation banners around the city.

She explained the program would be entitled Fountain's "Hometown Heroes" Military Appreciation Banner program to honor active members of the Armed Forces.

Families will be able to purchase a banner on behalf of their immediate family members who are currently serving on active duty. Banners would be on display for slightly less than one year, going up in January as city crews remove holiday l...

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