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Voters decide to keep Maywood officials

December 10, 2008 7:17:04 AM PST
Supporters gathered outside Maywood City Hall after the mayor and two city council members survived Tuesday's recall election.Voters decided to keep Mayor Felipe Aguirre and council members Ana Rizo and Veronica Guardado in office.

The recall was initiated after the Council chose an interim police chief who had been convicted of theft and resigned from the LAPD.

Voters also passed measure M, which will prevent nepotism in Maywood city politics.

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