Alright Broncos Country, are you ready for Denver’s home opener against Seattle?
Michael Hancock, Mayor of the City and County of Denver, is ready and has proclaimed Sept. 7, 2018 to be known as “Orange Friday.”
Mayor Hancock sent a tweet out Thursday afternoon on his “Orange Friday” proclamation and is encouraging everyone in Denver, as well as Broncos fans worldwide to wear orange throughout the weekend. The full transcript of the proclamation can be read below.
Whereas, this Sunday marks the return of football to the Mile High City as our Denver Broncos begin their campaign to achieve their fourth championship title; and
Whereas, the Denver Broncos will kick off their 2018 season here at home at Broncos Stadium at Mile High against the Seattle Seahawks; and
Whereas, on the ground of in the air, on offense or on defense, out Denver Broncos will against field a team worthy of the tradition of excellence we, as fans, have come to enjoy over the team’s long and storied history here in out great city; and
Whereas, as Broncos Country, it is our solemn duty as fans to bring the Mile High Thunder as we cheer on out team from the first game to the last; and
Whereas, the Denver Broncos are the city’s and state’s home team, and it is well know that Broncos Country is one of the most stalwart, reliable and best fan bases in all of professional sports; and
Whereas, everyone here in Denver and the fans of Broncos Country worldwide are encouraged to wear orange on Friday, September 7, 2018 and all weekend long to support the Denver Broncos.
Now, therefore, I, Michael B. Hancock, Mayor of the City and County of Denver, Colorado, by virtue of the authority vested in me, do hereby officially proclaim September 7, 2018 to me known as: “ORANGE FRIDAY”
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the official seal of the City and County of Denver to be affixed this 6th day of September, 2018 — GO BRONCOS!
Are you ready for some football? We are! The @Broncos kick-off the 2018 football season here at home on Sunday. 🙌🏾🙌🏾 I’m declaring tomorrow #OrangeFriday in the @CityofDenver. Everyone here in the city & Broncos Country fans worldwide are encouraged to wear orange. 🔶🏈🔶🏈 pic.twitter.com/FC2KqilkeG
— Michael B. Hancock (@MayorHancock) September 6, 2018