Beloved Yorktown City Administrator Passes

YORKTOWN- City officials in Yorktown are in mourning today after their city administrator Robert Mendez passed away on Thursday. Mendez suffered multiple heart attacks and died in a Houston hospital.

Today we spoke with Yorktown Mayor Rene Hernandez who tell us Mendez was not only a big asset to the City of Yorktown but was also a close friend. Mendez is described as an awesome person who was a one of a kind and irreplaceable.

Mendez leaves behind three daughters and a grand daughter. Mendez was a longtime resident of Yorktown and served as city administrator since 2011.