American Legion Codd-French Post donates flags, poles, scholarships
Codd-French Post 41 donated $8,000 to add flagpoles
May 13, 2021
COLFAX — American Legion Codd-French Post 41 voted to donate flags, flag poles and expand their scholarship program in Colfax.
Colfax Mayor Jim Retzer attended the May 4 meeting and discussed if the legion would help the city purchase new flags for Main Street and two 35 foot flag poles for McDonald Park, according to legion member Jim Lemon.
Legion members voted in favor of purchasing eight 5 x 8-foot nylon American flags for McDonald Park, 70 3 x 5-foot American flags for Main Street.
A donation of $8,000 was presented to Retzer the day after the meeting to pay for the two flag poles at...