Exclusive: Mayor Dixon on Hispanics, Diversity and the Upcoming Census

In an exclusive interview, Baltimore City Mayor Sheila Dixon speaks to us about Hispanics, Diversity and the Upcoming Census

ARTICLE EXCERPT:

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For the past couple of years, it seems that the one-time black- and-white city of Baltimore, is finally awakening to its multicolor Latino community. Celebrating this diversity was the main focus of last week’s 3rd Annual Mayor Reception to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.

After her presentation, a very lively Dixon took a few moments to chat with us about the event’s significance and some of the issues the Latino population in the City is currently facing.

To read the complete article, visit the Hispanic Business Column at Examiner.com

This article first appeared at Examiner.com on October 9, 2009.

All text and images [except where noted] ©2009 Elianne Ramos. All Rights Reserved.

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