Melendrez calls for Rodriguez’s resignation at Ontario council meeting

Ontario City Councilor Eddie Melendrez at the council meeting on Thursday, June 3. (The Enterprise/Angelina Katsanis).

UPDATE: Freddy Rodriguez didn't submit his resignation by the deadline of 5 p.m. Friday, June 3, according to city officials. A city recall vote will now be scheduled.

ONTARIO – Eddie Melendrez on Thursday became the first Ontario city councilor to call for Councilor Freddy Rodriguez’s resignation after impassioned testimony from three citizens involved with the recall effort.

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