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Wasco City Council to discuss future of Mayor Alex Garcia following DUI

Garcia was cited for an alleged DUI in May.
Wasco Mayor Alex Garcia
Posted at 10:35 AM, Jul 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-19 13:35:10-04

WASCO, Calif. (KERO) — Alex Garcia's future as the mayor of Wasco will be topping the agenda at the city council's meeting on Tuesday. Garcia was cited for an alleged DUI in May.

Some members of the council say that his citation is a distraction from city business. They say he should step down as mayor but not from the city council.

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The meeting will be held Tuesday night at 6 p.m.