On the evening of February 27th, Homestead welcomed Councilwoman Erica G. Ávila to the City Council. She took the Oath of Office administered by her husband, Arnold Andrew Perez. Councilwoman Ávila was appointed to fill Council Seat #5 in accordance with the City Charter’s procedure for vacancy. She will hold the seat until the City’s regularly scheduled election in November 2021. Previous to her appointment, Councilwoman Ávila was known an active member of the Homestead community, Immediate Past President of the Homestead Kiwanis, and a mortgage services professional.
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