San Diego Mayor Bob Filner resignation just filed at clerk's office, according to @SummersNBCSD
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks during a news conference at city hall Friday, July 26, 2013, in San Diego.
Over the past month more than a dozen women, including veterans and other prominent women, have come forward with sexual harassment allegations against the 70-year-old mayor. The mayor was urged to resign by all nine members of the City Council.
3. Today the City Council voted 7-0 on a deal that accepts Filner’s resignation effective Aug. 30, 2013.
Democratic City Council President Todd Gloria will become acting mayor until a special election is held within 90 days after the resignation takes effect.