August 19, 2019

The Chatham County Commissioners voted 4-1 for the removal of the Confederate memorial in front of the Chatham County "Historic" Courthouse.

Name Vote District Party Email Address Mailing Address Phone Other
Karen Howard Aye 1 Democrat This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. P. O. Box 1809
Pittsboro, NC 27312
919-636-5799 Born in New York. Spent much of her childhood in the Bahamas. obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English from Georgetown University and a LLB in Law from the University of Buckingham in England.
Mike Dasher (Chair) Aye 2 Democrat This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. PO Box 1809
Pittsboro, NC 27312
919-530-9511 Originally from Ohio, Moved to North Carolina at the age of 12. Recieved degrees in Political Science and Finance from Barton College. Owns and operates a small business developing and building residential properties.
Diana Hales (Vice Chair) Aye 3 Democrat This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. P. O. Box 1809
Pittsboro, NC 27312
919-663-2372  Bio states has lived in Chatham County for 32 years. Origin not disclosed. Retired North Carolina government employee. Served as an officer and spokeswoman for the National Organization for Women in San Diego.
James G. "Jim" Crawford Aye 4 Democrat This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. P. O. Box 1809
Pittsboro, NC 27312
919-933-9858 From Pennsylvania. Recieved a PhD in U.S. History from UNC-Chapel Hill. Taught at UNC-Greensboro and NC A&T.
Andy Wilkie Nay 5 Republican This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. P. O. Box 1809
Pittsboro, NC 27312
N/A Chatham County native. Served six years as a paratrooper in the Army Reserves at Fort Bragg before earning a Social Science degree from Appalachian State University.

 

Minutes of the Board of Commissioners meeting held on Monday, August 19, 2019, are not yet available on-line. (9/9/2019)

Agenda Item - 19-3180 Update on Confederate Monument Discussions

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