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Tito Puente Street Co-Designation Ceremony

(Miami, FL November 2, 2017) - Mayor Tomas Regalado will hold a street naming ceremony to co-designate a portion of N.W. 24 Street as "Tito Puente Street" to honor his musical and cultural contributions.

Tito Puente was an American musician, songwriter, and record producer in the genres of Latin Jazz, Afro-Cuban Jazz, Mambo, and Salsa which he helped bring to mainstream audiences. In his lifetime he received many awards including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and National Medal of Arts. Tito Puente has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

WHO: Mayor Tomas Regalado
WHAT: Tito Puente Street Co-Designation Ceremony

WHEN: Friday, November 3, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Intersection of N.W. 24 Street and North Miami Avenue

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