On February 6, 2017, the Charlottesville five-member City Council votes 3 to 2 remove the Lee statue and unanimously to rename Lee Park. In April 2017, the City Council votes 3 to 2 (as with the February vote) that the statue be removed completely from Charlottesville and sold to whoever the Council chooses.

 

Reference: http://www.whsv.com/content/news/413027923.html

https://www.richmond.com/news/virginia/charlottesville-city-council-votes-to-sell-robert-e-lee-statue/article_c45667e1-6b00-5bd8-880d-c4a6b60a6a0d.html

https://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2017/02/monuments_charlottesville_city.html

http://thebullelephant.com/timeline-of-the-confederate-monuments-controversy-in-charlottesville-va/

 

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