St. Augustine Votes 3-2 To Remove Confederate Memorial From Plaza

St. Augustine Votes 3-2 To Remove Confederate Memorial From Plaza

Written on 06/23/2020

After over nine hours of public comment, the St. Augustine City Commission has voted, 3-2, in favor of removing/relocating the Confederate Memorial from the Plaza de la Constitution.
Mayor Tracy Upchurch, Vice-Mayor Leanna Freeman, and Commissioner Nancy Sikes-Kline voted in favor. Commissioners John Valdes and Roxanne Horvath voted in opposition.