May 2006 Trip to Soledad
In early May 2006 a delegation from Burlington visited Soledad. The photos below document the trip.

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The mayor of Soledad throws a welcoming party for the Sister Cities delegation.


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A tour through the old city. Janyth Fredrickson, Sergio Guzman and Clara Vega enjoy the old city fountain.



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The police chief looks over the shoulder of Dale Manning in a police driving simulator.



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Mayor Steve Ross enjoys the spread put on by the mayor of our sister city.



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Children put on a dance routine in the town square of San Luis Potosi on a Sunday afternoon.



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The "House of Arts" represents the government arts department, which is looking for ways to do a cultural exchange with Burlington.



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Police Chief Mike Gauldin examines the combat gear of special forces at the federal training academy.



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A square in the city center on a Sunday afternoon.



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Street vendors beside a cathedral on a Sunday afternoon.






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