Hilton Head wants to be besties with this European getaway

Jun 12, 2017 1088

BY: ALEX KINCAID

“Do you want to fall in love with Verona or not?” Bob LeFavi asked the Hilton Head Town Council on Tuesday. The question from the department head for health sciences at Armstrong State University in Savannah came after a presentation on behalf of the Italian-American Club of Hilton Head, which urged council members to consider a resolution to enter into a “Friendship City Pact” with Verona, located in northern Italy.

The council approved the consideration unanimously. John De Cecco, president of the Italian-American Club, said Verona already approved the friendship pact and was waiting on Hilton Head’s approval.“It offers great opportunities for the future,” said council member Bill Harkins. This agreement aims to promote exchange between Hilton Head and Verona. Areas of possible interest mentioned Tuesday include arts and culture, youth and education, business and trade, municipal exchanges and community development.

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SOURCE: http://www.islandpacket.com

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