Slovenian Statehood

Mayor Frank G. Jackson shared celebratory remarks at the Slovenian Statehood Day festivities on June 13. Slovenian Statehood Day commemorates the independence of the Republic of Slovenia. The event included traditional Slovenian performances and cuisine.

Ward 8Councilman Michael Polensek, President of the National Cleveland Style Polka Hall of Fame and Museum Joe Valencic, Ambassador of the Republic of Slovenia to the U.S. Stanislav Vidovič, and Ohio Senator Kenny Yuko were also in attendance.

Photographer: 
Ruggero Fatica