The people of Puerto Rico have a love of their country known as, “patria,” they accept the free association with the United States, but emphasize loyalty to their own culture, life, spirit, hospitality and heritage.
La Liga says, “Bring your Puerto Rican flag! Join the celebration. We would love for all of you to join us and would be honored if we could receive some coverage for this very important event.”
Puerto Rican Flag Raising Ceremony
Friday, July 23 at City Hall
The La Liga flyer carries the message, “The white stripes represent victory & peace gained through independence. The blue represents the sky & blue coastal waters. The white star represents the island of Puerto Rico.”