Read, and you, too, can become mayor


Durango Mayor Christina Rinderle reads to a group of Needham Elementary School third-graders Thursday morning as part of statewide efforts to encourage early literacy. “Every week should be literacy week,” said Rinderle. “It’s a fantastic opportunity to show the kids that community leaders love to read, as well.” Enlarge photo

SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald

Durango Mayor Christina Rinderle reads to a group of Needham Elementary School third-graders Thursday morning as part of statewide efforts to encourage early literacy. “Every week should be literacy week,” said Rinderle. “It’s a fantastic opportunity to show the kids that community leaders love to read, as well.”