The petition to recall Councilman Victor Hernandez from his City Council, District 1 position, was filed this afternoon in the Office of the City Secretary.
The Office of the City Secretary will begin the verification process on Tuesday May 28th to determine the petition’s validity. No information regarding the City Secretary’s findings will be made available until the process is completed and the City Council and recall organizers have been notified of the results. After proper notification, the Office of the City Secretary will be available to visit with the media.
A copy of the City of Lubbock’s Administrative Policies and Procedures related to “Petitions – Officers Subject to Recall” can be found on the City of Lubbock website by clicking, http://mylubbock.us/docs/default-source/city-secretary-files/policy-procedure---petitions---recall.pdf.