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Spirit of the Springs Award to be presented by Mayor Bach
Monday, October 27, 2014

Colorado Springs, CO – Mayor Steve Bach will present the Spirit of the Springs Award to Sgt. Zachary E. Bandli onTuesday, October 28 at 11:00 a.m. at the Police Operations Center Community Room, 705 S. Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs 80903.

Sgt.Bandli, a signal support system specialist, with the 43rd Sustainment Brigade was named the U.S. Army Forces Command Soldier of the Year. He competed against five other soldiers from other FORSCOM installations to earn top honors. Events included an impromptu essay, weapons knowledge and proficiency, physical fitness tests and a series of warrior tasks.