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Manolo Reyes and Gente de Zona light up Miami

After a year of triumphs Commissioner Manolo Reyes and Gente de Zona light up Flagami at the annual tree lighting

Miami's District 4 Commissioner Manolo Reyes, a beacon of positive change, hosted a special evening for residents at the “Third Annual Flagami Christmas Tree Lighting” on December 1, 2023. Beyond the festive spectacle, this celebration encapsulated Commissioner Reyes’ tireless efforts in transforming the district. From supporting businesses affected by beautification projects to orchestrating impactful infrastructure initiatives, his unwavering commitment has left an indelible mark.

Lights, music, action! Commissioner Manolo Reyes' Flagami Christmas extravaganza

The Flagami Christmas Tree Lighting was not just a festive spectacle; it was a heartfelt thank you to the community for their unwavering support.  It was an enchanting evening that featured live music, entertainment, and activities for children. Families captured precious moments with "Santa," creating memories that will last a lifetime.

The highlight of the night was undoubtedly a special appearance by Latin Grammy Award winners, "Gente de Zona," adding a touch of celebrity sparkle to the community festivities. The duo known for their commitment to freedom of expression and democracy stirred the crowd to songs, includingMiami Me Lo Confirmo, Feliz, Demasiado y "Patria y Vida," which highlighted the call for freedom for political prisoners and Cuba. The event aimed to promote values of freedom, economic growth, prosperity, and family. This star-studded affair symbolized the unity and cultural richness Commissioner Reyes brings to District 4. 

Despite his health problems, Reyes expressed gratitude for the support he's received and pledged to continue working to improve residents' lives, addressing issues like street repairs, and whatever is needed.

“I know that many have been praying for me and I thank them, it seems to have worked because every day I feel better”.

Commissioner Manolo Reyes

Commissioner Reyes emphasized the importance of continuing these celebrations, strongly believing that the community deserves them. The event left Flagami shining brighter, fostering a strong sense of community among its residents.

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A year of triumph for Commissioner Manolo Reyes' remarkable initiatives

Commissioner Manolo Reyes, in a strategic collaboration with the Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA), played a pivotal role in extending a lifeline to businesses adversely affected by the Flagler Street Beautification Project. This initiative not only showcased his dedication to economic vitality but also underscored his visionary approach to community development, fostering an environment where businesses could thrive amidst transformation.

In the realm of infrastructure, Commissioner Reyes spearheaded transformative projects that have reshaped the very fabric of District 4. The back-to-school project stands out as a testament to his commitment to education and community empowerment. Through this initiative, 6,000 backpacks were distributed, ensuring that local students embarked on the academic year with the essential tools for success. It's a reflection of Commissioner Reyes' belief that investing in education lays the foundation for a brighter future.

Journeying into Shenandoah Park, Commissioner Reyes made waves with ambitious renovations, creating a space that fosters community engagement and outdoor enjoyment. The unveiling of a monument at the Bay of Pigs Park marked a significant milestone in a series of park renovations. This not only honored the district's rich history but also created a gathering space that resonates with the essence of the community.

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Commissioner Reyes' election victory and resilience

It's essential to note that Commissioner Manolo Reyes, who emerged victorious in the recent election, faced challenges with determination and resilience. His unwavering drive towards the end of the election exemplifies his commitment to the community. His victory is not just a political win; it's a triumph of perseverance, dedication, and a testament to the trust the community places in his leadership.

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With Commissioner Manolo Reyes leading the way, let's make this holiday season in Miami unforgettable. Subscribe now and be part of the city's vibrant tapestry! Join us in celebrating the Flagami Christmas Tree Lighting—a symbol of triumph, unity, and the enduring spirit of Miami's District 4.

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