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Last updated 10/30/2019 at 12:10pm

The new statue of Fannie Mae Duncan in front of the Pikes Peak Center.

Good morning.  I hope all are staying warm during this early winter cold snap.  I enjoyed a wonderful dedication ceremony this past weekend and have a couple of updates regarding County initiatives to get out to the public.

I was honored to be able to speak Saturday at the dedication ceremony of the Fannie Mae Duncan statue which now sits out front of Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts.  The late Fannie Mae Duncan was the owner of the Cotton Club, an early integrated jazz club that hosted celebrated artists such as Lois Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Horace Henderson, Fat...

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