Deltona vice mayor talks importance of Hispanic growth in Volusia County

DELTONA, Fla. – Maritza Avila-Vazquez took the podium with pride on Thursday in front of members of the Rotary Club in Deltona to shame some histor...

September 16, 2022
3:42 AM

DELTONA, Fla. – Maritza Avila-Vazquez took the podium with pride on Thursday in front of members of the Rotary Club in Deltona to shame some history about Hispanic heritage and why she calls the city she was elected in home.'I love being out there, not just as a vice mayor or an elected official, but as a resident and a community advocate who cares for her community and loves helping the community,' Avila-Vazquez said.[TRENDING: Here's when Florida's minimum wage will go up again | CONE, MODELS, MORE: Tropical Storm Fiona | Enter to win Kroger grocery gift card | Become a News 6 Insider (it's free!)]She was born in Puerto Rico and raised in New York and always had a passion for spending her time with people from her community.

Ezzy Castro