Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008
8 a.m. Gov. Ritter will cast his ballot in the primary election this morning about an hour after the polls open.
Location: Polling place at Denver Public Schools Administrative Offices,
9th and Grant.
2-2:30 p.m. Gov. Ritter, Senate President Peter Groff, Reps. Terrance Carroll and Rosemary Marshall, and CDOT Executive Director Russell George will honor the Tuskegee Airman when they unveil a new highway sign designating Interstate 70 between
Brighton Boulevard and Tower Road as the "Tuskegee Airmen Memorial Highway."
The Tuskegee Airmen of World War II were young enlisted men who became
's first black military airmen. Several veteran Tuskegee Airmen will join Gov. Ritter and the others at the unveiling. America
Location: Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library,
2401 Welton St., Denver.
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