Mayor Benjamin calls news conference on “referendum eve”

clebanc@thestate.comDecember 2, 2013 

— Mayor Steve Benjamin has called a news conference on “referendum eve.”

Benjamin, the face of the “yes” campaign, has summoned neighborhood, business, civic and faith community leaders at noon today. They are to gather at the Cecil A. Tillis Center, 2111 Simpkins Lane.

Benjamin is to discuss “a number of major reforms and opportunities” in advance of Tuesday form-of-government referendum, according to a news release.

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