For some Trivia: Lake Worth, Florida is ranked 34th in the nation with the most residents born in Haiti which represents 8.5% of LW's populous. Only 49% of our residents speak English. Click here for demographics.
FOR RELEASE UPON RECEIPT
CITY OF LAKE WORTH
7 NORTH DIXIE HIGHWAY
LAKE WORTH, FL 33460
May 11, 2017
Contact: Silvina Donaldson, Executive Assistant to the City Commission
Lake Worth - 2017 Haitian Heritage Month Ceremony
On Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 7:00pm, the City of Lake Worth will hold a ceremony in front of City Hall in recognition of Haitian Flag Day. On behalf of the City Commission, Mayor Pam Triolo will read a City Proclamation declaring May 2017 as Haitian Heritage Month. After the reading of the proclamation, the Haitian flag will be raised in honor of Haitian Flag Day.
“The City of Lake Worth and the Haitian community share in the belief that the contributions and participation of all people from all cultures and backgrounds is what makes Lake Worth a great City. The Haitian community of Lake Worth has distinguished itself through the efforts of many community
organizations, businesses, and community participation.”
~ Mayor Pam Triolo
Please contact the City Commission’s office with any questions or comments.