Update: Judge Issues Temporary Injunction to Halt Lee Statue RemovalPosted: Updated: May 14, 2017 08:51 PM
Some Charlottesville councilors are considering removing the General Lee statue and / or renaming Lee Park. What do you think should be done?
Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:
- Remove the statue of General Robert E. Lee, keep park name
- 372 votes
- Rename Lee Park, keep the statue
- 1398 votes
- Remove the statue and rename the park
- 3541 votes
- Don't change anything
- 21691 votes
- None of the above
- 873 votes
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