Mayor Golan of Tel Mond, Israel and Mayor Shaw of Sarasota share gifts to their respective cities. Sarasota gave the keys to the city, while Tel Mond gave an oil lamp from biblical times. Linda Hamilton, City Director of the relationship between Sarasota and Tel Mond, and Beth Ruyle Hullinger, President of Sarasota Sister Cities look on.
|Sister Cities - Tel Mond Renewal Since 1998, Sarasota and Tel Mond, Israel have been sister cities, and the citizens group which oversees the Sarasota Sister Cities program thought it would be good practice to renew the partnership agreements with our nine sister cities spanning the globe.|
, a delegation from Tel Mond visited City Hall where
Sarasota is proud to continue its relationship with Tel Mond seeking and cultivating a broad spectrum of shared interests including the cultural arts, economics, and education.
Excerpted From Briefs From Barwin, the report of the Sarasota City Manager