City of Erie recognizing local contributions during Hispanic Heritage Month

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The City of Erie is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.

Mayor Joe Schember saying it’s important to recognize the contributions the contributions of both Hispanic and Latino citizens in all Latin-American countries, but especially the achievements and contributions of our local Hispanic Americans.

“We’re growing, we are proud. I remember not to long when I sat in this room I watched the first Hispanic Latino person elected to City Council, so this brings me back to that moment, a very proud moment.” Mayor Schember said.

Hispanic Heritage Month runs until October 15th.

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