Commissioner Edmonson introduced Mr. Leroy Jones, Executive Director, Neighbors and Neighbors Association. She noted Mr. Jones advocated for small businesses throughout Miami-Dade County through training, general operations and financing. Commissioner Edmonson expressed appreciation to Mr. Jones on behalf of Commission Chairman Joe A. Martinez, herself and the County Commission members; and the small businesses.
Mayor Carlos Gimenez, on behalf of Commission Chairman Martinez and members of the County Commission, presented a proclamation to Mr. Jones proclaiming Tuesday, February 21, 2012 as “Leroy Jones Day.”
Mrs. Jones expressed appreciation to the Mayor and to the County Commission for the proclamation presented to her husband, and noted her pride in his accomplishments.
Members of the community thanked Mr. Jones for his assistance to small businesses.
Mr. Jones’ grandmother and mother commended him and expressed appreciation for the proclamation presented to him.
Chairman Martinez and Commissioner Monestime commended Mr. Jones for his assistance to small businesses.
Mr. Jones expressed appreciation to his family; his past and present board members; the Mayor and his staff; the County Commissioners and their staff, and the small businesses for their support. He also expressed appreciation to the Miami-Dade County family for their support during the recent loss of his son.
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