The mayor of Veliky Novgorod, Rochester’s sister city, Sergey Busurin, sent a letter to our Mayor, Lovely Warren. This year is the 30th anniversary of the sister-city relationship.
Travels and celebrations had been planned. Of course, the virus ended any such plans. As the mayor suggests, we all must hope that we get ahead of the virus, and get back to appreciating the friendships we have developed over our 30 years of partnership.
Here is the letter (scroll down for English):