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Fort Worth officially adds new sister city in France

Posted Feb. 14, 2019

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Members of the French delegation added their city’s nameplate to the list of Sister Cities in the Fort Worth Stockyards.

Nîmes, France, is now Fort Worth’s ninth Sister City.

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price and Nîmes Mayor Jean-Paul Fournier signed the official documents during a reception at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth this week.

“Fort Worth is excited to formally welcome Nîmes as our ninth sister city. We look forward to fostering business relationships and expanding cultural exchange opportunities through this partnership,” Price said.

Price will lead a delegation to Nîmes (pronounced NEEM) Sept. 25-Oct. 4 to sign the reciprocal agreement there.

Learn more about Nîmes.

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