2016 Media Advisory Bar 20

For Immediate Release

November 3, 2016

Media Contacts
Chief of Staff Arnie Alonso
Office: 305-883-5800


Francys Vallecillo
Office: 305-883-5800

200 Volunteers Improve Hialeah Kids’ Lives & Futures with Play

What: More than 200 volunteers from Target (@TargetNews), City of Hialeah Parks and Recreation (@CityofHialeah), organizers from KaBOOM! (@kaboom) and the community will join forces on Thursday, November 3 to give area kids the childhood they deserve by building a new playground at Carl F Slade Park. The design is based on children’s drawings created at a special design event in September.

Who: City of Hialeah, KaBoom!, Target

When: Thursday, November 3, 2016, 2:30pm

Where: Carl F Slade PArk, 2501 West 74 Street
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About the City of Hialeah
The City of Hialeah, incorporated in 1925, is the sixth largest municipality in Florida, serving over 233,000 residents living in approximately 20-square miles. Hialeah, located in NW Miami-Dade County, has a Hispanic population of over 94%. A working class community, Hialeah is viewed as an industrial city that continues to grow. “The City of Progress” as known to many, is home to many Cuban exiles. The City of Hialeah is a full service city offering quality and affordable services to residents of all ages and abilities. Hialeah is a vibrant, family oriented community marked by cultural heritage and traditions known for its myriad of mom and pop stores which productively compete against national retail and restaurant chains and franchises.

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