FREEPORT — Nicole Mireles and Ed Garcia defended their work toward improving the city after City Council voted 3-2 to remove them from their positions.

The vote to remove Garcia as Freeport Economic Development Corp. board president and Mireles from the board of both the EDC and planning commission came during Monday night’s City Council meeting. Councilman Jeff Pena made the motion for their removals.

Raven Wuebker is a reporter for The Facts. Contact her at 979-237-0152.

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Freeport should change it's name to Peyton Place. :-)

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