Celebrating Hispanic Heritage

Councilmember Virginia D. Onley (left) presents a proclamation to Jorge Restrepo, founder and president of Rockville-based EurekaFacts LLC, recognizing Sept. 15-Oct. 15 as Hispanic Heritage Month, as Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton (second from left) and Councilmember Julie Palakovich Carr (right) look on. “The City of Rockville is proud of the 14 percent of its population who are Hispanic in origin and we are committed to honoring Hispanic culture and continuing to build a strong, inclusive community,” the proclamation stated. Find video of the presentation with the Sept. 18 Mayor and Council meeting listing at www.rockvillemd.gov/AgendaCenter.