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For Immediate Release:
September 16, 2013
Media Contact:
Marta Martinez-Aleman


Commissioner Edmonson welcomes Cape Town Mayor, Patricia de Lille, to the Cooperative Sister City Agreement with Miami-Dade County


Cape Town Executive Mayor Patricia de Lille and Commissioner Edmonson

MIAMI, FL - Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson joined Mayor Carlos Gimenez and Commissioner Sally Heyman on September 16, 2013 to welcome the Executive Mayor of Cape Town Patricia de Lille and to add her signature to the Cooperative Sister City Agreement between Miami-Dade County and Cape Town, South Africa.  The agreement provides for establishing cultural exchanges between the two entities and affirms the County's support for the establishment of South Africa trade office and direct air service between Cape Town and Miami-Dade. Mayor de Lille and the Cape Town delegation also met with representatives of the Miami-Dade Aviation Department and Enterprise Florida.

Commissioner Edmonson joins Commissioner Heyman and Mayor Carlos Gimenez in signing agreement with the City of Cape Town