Mayor Alex Vargas presented the Keys to the City on July 26, 2019 to up and coming Chicano Music star Omar ‘Cuco’ Banos. The singer’s hit singles include “Lo que siento” and newly released debut album, “Para mi”.

Cuco is a 21-year-old that grew up in Hawthorne. The ceremony was held in the City Council Chambers and was attended by his parents, friends, teachers and neighbors.