Sunday, May 15, 2016

Atlantic | Pacific Communities Honors Sandrell Rivers and Miami-Dade Commissioner Audrey Edmonson at Grand Opening of Theater in Liberty City, FL

Miami-Dade Commissioner Audrey Edmonson

MIAMI, FL – Atlantic | Pacific Communities (A|P Communities), a subsidiary of Atlantic | Pacific Companies (A|P), along with local officials including Miami Dade Commissioners Audrey M. Edmonson and Dr. Barbara Carey-Shuler, Congresswoman Carrie Meek, Congressman Kendrick Meek, Miami Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, celebrated the grand opening of Seventh Avenue Transit Village and the groundbreaking of the second phase of construction.

Seventh Avenue Transit Village, which broke ground in 2014, provides a hub for transit, affordable housing, economic development and the arts in the heart of Liberty City.

Dr. Barbara-Carey Shuler

In addition to the grand opening and groundbreaking celebration, the new 200-seat black box theater was named the “Sandrell Rivers Theater,” honoring Florida cultural leader, Sandrell Rivers, who dedicated a lifetime of service to arts, culture and education.

Another surprise for those in attendance was the renaming of Seventh Avenue Transit Village to the Audrey M. Edmonson Transit Village to recognize the champion who helped ensure this vision became a reality, Commissioner Audrey M. Edmonson.

Other moving moments included the unveiling of a mural honoring influential political and cultural leaders of Liberty City.

   For a complete copy of the company’s news release, please contact:

Jessica Wade Pfeffer | Jessica Wade Inc. | 305.804.8424
Margie Sernik | Jessica Wade Inc. | 786.200.2516

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