Mayor Linda Tyer will welcome a delegation from Pittsfield’s Sister City, Cava de’ Tirreni in Italy with a public reception and ceremony at City Hall on Friday, Aug. 12.
The event will begin at 11 a.m. in City Council Chambers. The group’s visit to Pittsfield celebrates the 30th anniversary of the partnership the two cities have formed through the Sister Cities International Program.
“We are thrilled to welcome members from our Italian Sister City, Cava de’ Tirreni. The City of Pittsfield is privileged to have such a rich partnership that has thrived over the years. We look forward to many more years of fruitful and engaging collaboration with Cava,” says Mayor Tyer.
The delegation is set to arrive Thursday, Aug. 11. Some of the events planned for the delegation include a meet and greet with guests and members of the Pittsfield Italian Sister City Committee and local Italian organizations at the ITAM Lodge #564; a visit to the Pittsfield Farmer’s Market and the Berkshire Carousel; and mass and reception at St. Mark’s Church.
For more information, please contact Catherine Van Bramer, 413.499.9321.