Hispanic Heritage Month 2020

On July 6, 2020, Richmond Hill Mayor Dave Barrow and his Council proclaimed October 2020 as Hispanic Heritage Month in the City of Richmond Hill.

The Month of October 2020 marked a significant moment in history because it was the first time ever that we hosted a Hispanic-themed Art Contest t in Richmond Hill. to observe this important month. Our Ward 3 Councillor Castro Liu sponsored prizes for our inaugural Art Contest.

Hispanic Heritage Proclamation 2020

This proclamation recognized the inaugural 

Hispanic Heritage Month of October 2020 in Richmond Hill.


Proclamations are issued by the Richmond Hill Council to recognize public awareness campaigns, charitable fundraising campaigns, and arts and cultural celebrations of significance to Richmond Hill. Proclamations demonstrate an interest in or relationship with the City of Richmond Hill and demonstrate respect for the residents of the City.

Hispanic Heritage Proclamation 2020

For the second year in a row, this proclamation recognized Hispanic Heritage Month - October 2020 in Richmond Hill.