David C. Burrell Jr. has resigned from Lansford Parks and Recreation board.
However, Lansford Borough Council has refused to accept the resignation.
Tuesday night council voted 4-2 against letting Burrell step down and instead will ask him to reconsider.
Opposed to his resignation were council members Mary Soberick, Rose Mary Cannon, Colin Jones and Samantha Yasson.
Voting in favor of accepting it were council President Martin Ditsky and Tommy Vadyak.