Boulder Declares New Indigenous Peoples’ Day Holiday

· Aug. 4, 2016, 3:27 pm

Boulder has joined other cities across the nation in recognizing Indigenous Peoples' Day each year as a way to celebrate Native American culture.

The Daily Camera reports the City Council voted Tuesday in favor of the new holiday, which will be celebrated on Columbus Day each year. Mayor Suzanne Jones said at the city meeting she was sorry the holiday proclamation "took so long."

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