Close Hillsborough County leaders call for removal of Confederate monument St. Pete 7-11 Robery WTSP 12:08 PM. EDT June 27, 2017 CONNECT TWEET PINTEREST TAMPA, Fla. - Several Hillsborough County leaders held a news conference Tuesday for the removal of a Confederate monument outside the county courthouse.Several county and community leaders spoke Tuesday.Last week, county commissioners voted 4-3 to keep the Memoria In Aeterna monument. © 2018 WTSP-TV CONNECT TWEET PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Three dead in murder-suicide T-Tapp Tuesday Small chance of tropical development in the tropics Tampa hotels tacking on questionable fees at checkout iOS 11 frustration and fixes Marine saved woman he just met What type of gun did the Las Vegas mass shooter use? Las Vegas gunman's brother speaks Soccer team salutes Las Vegas survivor from Md. Inside the chaos: Police release Las Vegas body cam footage More Stories Hard Freeze Warning issued for parts of Tampa Bay Jan 17, 2018, 10:09 a.m. Cold weather shelters reopen as temperatures drop… Jan 17, 2018, 1:55 p.m. Dow closes above 26,000 for first time in its… Jan 17, 2018, 4:12 p.m.