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Miamians step up in economic and health crises

Written by on November 11, 2020

Miamians step up in economic and health crises

Real character shows itself during trying circumstances. It’s an age-old axiom, but Miami-Dade residents – no strangers to natural disasters – have again been reminded of its trueness in the wake of the most devastating global health crisis in a century. For those who rose to meet the community’s needs amid Covid-19, special recognition is warranted.

One person who deserves such distinction is Hialeah Gardens Mayor Yoiset De La Cruz, said Miami-Dade Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz, who nominated him for the category of “Those Who Stepped Up: Individuals or organizations that found ways to lead or help as communities battle both health and economic challenges.”

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