Fort Riley, Kan. - Soldiers and spouses heard Manhattan Mayor Tom Phillips deliver a "State of the City" address on April 2.
He talked about what Manhattan is doing in response to the growth of the Big Red One and Fort Riley.
The mayor was also on hand to witness the presention of the "Big Red One" Award from the Combat Infantrymen's Association to Brig. Gen. Keith Walker.
The event was sponsored by the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce's Military Relations Committee.