BY JIM WISE, Staff writer
Is an official Mexican ID official enough for Durham? The City Council will decide Nov. 15.
Members sounded ready to approve the Matricula Consular as a valid ID at a Thursday work session, but the council deferred formal action until its next regular meeting at the request of Councilman Howard Clement.
“I need more information,” he said.
Pilar Rocha-Goldberg, director of El Centro Hispano in Durham, had hoped the council would adopt a resolution recognizing the Matricula Consular on the spot, but she was not worried by the delay.
“We’ve been working hard on this,” she said. “We can wait.” (more…)