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Inspirational Leader Award Presentation by Mayor Bach
Thursday, June 27, 2013

Mayor Steve Bach will present the Inspirational Leader Award to David Hughes on Monday, July 1 at 10:00 a.m. The presentation will take place at the Old Colorado City History Center, located at 1 S. 24th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80904. 

David Hughes, a distinguished graduate of West Point Class of 1950, fought in Korea and Vietnam before finishing military career at Fort Carson. Following retirement, he became involved in volunteerism and real estate. He led the City’s Centennial Celebration in 1976 and through that work became involved in the revitalization of Old Colorado City.