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“The northern Manhattan communities of Washington Heights and Inwood have received many immigrants from the Dominican Republic since the 1960s.” December 07,18 Barry Popik

“Cultural leaders joined with uptown elected officials to announce that the neighborhoods of Washington Heights and Inwood, the largest Dominican community outside of the Dominican Republic, have been designated as “Little Dominican Republic.” September 10, 2018, Manhattan Times

“A lot of families that come from the Dominican Republic, the first place they want to come is Washington Heights or Inwood, because they know they can go there and not feel alienated.” September 23, 2018, amNY

“WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan — At nearly 1 million strong, it’s a community of significant influence in New York City, and now, New Yorkers with roots in the Dominican Republic have a part of the city that’s both named after, and dedicated to, them.” September 07, 2018, PIX11 News

“Officials pushed for the designation as a way to honor the Dominican communities that stayed in Washington Heights.” — September 07, 2018, Patch