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Rocky Mount city council votes to remove and store Confederate monument

Posted June 8, 2020 11:16 p.m. EDT

— The Rocky Mount city council voted to remove and store the Confederate monument at Battle Park by a 7-1 vote on Monday.

Last week, council members chose in a budget session to remove it.

Monday's vote makes the removal official.

Councilman W.B. Bullock was the only member to vote against it.

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