TAMPA/YBOR CITY – Roland Manteiga (1920 – 1998), publisher of the La Gaceta newspaper, was dedicated to a portion of Palm Avenue in Ybor City by the Florida Department of Transportation.

The official ceremony was held on January 15 at the intersection of 15th Street and Palm Avenue where the sign was erected.

The La Gaceta is a weekly newspaper founded by Roland’s farther Victoriano Manteiga in 1922.

Today Roland and his father’s legacy continues to thrive with Patrick Manteiga (Roland’s son) under the helm as Publisher.

See complete dedication ceremony on January 15 with Mayor Bob Buckhorn, State Representative Janet Cruz among other dignitaries on the City of Tampa’s YouTube channel.

La Gaceta
3210 E. 7th Avenue. Tampa, FL 33605

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