Fairfield-Nirasaki Sister City 45th Anniversary Ceremony
May 23, 2016
On May 18, Deputy Consul General Shoichi Nagayoshi visited Fairfield to participate in a ceremony dedicating the Fairfield–Nirasaki Sister City Friendship Bridge over Civic Center Lake. Nirasaki Mayor Hisao Naito led a delegation to Fairfield to attend this ceremony and celebrate 45 years anniversary as sister cities. A plaque was also unveiled on the bridge recognizing the outstanding service and contributions made by longtime volunteers Elbert and Kieko Whitaker.