The group behind the billboard says it is about time Williamson County joined other areas in removing these types of monuments.
GEORGETOWN, Texas – A new billboard in Georgetown is pushing to get the confederate monument at the square removed.
The billboard can be seen along I-35 in Georgetown near Leander Road.
“The idea that our tax dollars go to the upkeep and maintenance to a statue of the enemy of the United States is nonsensical so it needs to go,” said Jason Norwood a member of the Wilco Patriots.
The billboard was put up in partnership with the Southern Poverty Law Center and the local organization Wilco Patriots. Both are hoping this billboard sheds more light on the statue…
Source: Billboard in Georgetown pushing to have Confederate monument removed