Petitions filed to recall two Gonzales council members
POSTED: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 12:10pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 2:48pm
Gonzales, LA — “A group of concerned citizens called SaveGonzales announces that they have filed separate petitions with the Louisiana Secretary of State seeking recall elections for Gonzales City Councilmen Timothy Vessel and Gary Lacombe,” reads a press release issued earlier today. The petitions were filed at approximately 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, April 23.
The group is co-chaired by Gonzales residents, Chuck LeBlanc and Wandetta Reynard, as are the recall petitions.
The petitions mark the fourth and fifth occasions in the past 13 months that recall efforts have been undertaken against elected officials in two of Ascension’s three municipalities, two of which are ongoing.
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