Now that the Duval County School Board has voted to change the name of Forrest High School on the westside the district has to get to work on doing that. And it's not an easy process. Channel 4's Scott Johnson was at tonight's school board meeting where they voted for the name change. He also spoke to the man who started the petition to change the name of the school. 3 3 18-23 1'33-1'41SOT) áááCOVER THIS SOT WITH VIDEO OF RICHMONDááá OMOTAYO RICHMOND/STARTED FORREST H.S. NAME CHANGE PETITION 1:26:24 - very happy.Of course i'm happy. We're moving forward.Omotayo Richmond was happy to see the fruits of his labor.Months ago he started the petition to change the name of forrest high school which has been named for a former confederate general and member of the KKK for decades.OMOTAYO RICHMOND 1:26:32 - I'm proud of superintendent and board and community of jacksonville. They came out in great numbers of support.after empassioned pleas from both sides the board voted unanimously for the name change ,...but the measure still does have its opponents.45:58 - I am very appalled that this is all we have to worrya bout in the city of jacksonville 51:34 - let the issue go. I support keep the name nathan forrest. We will always be rebels. Tomorrow and Wednesday students at forrest will vote on a new name... then on thursday... friday and saturday alumni and resident s who live nearby are invited to the school to vote for the name.. which will be announced january seventh.DR. NIKOLAI VITTI 1:16:52 - I believe this is an opportunity for city of jacksonville and school board to move on. I believe this is an issue that has led us to divide in our community. after the vote Dr. Nikolai vitti reminded graduates that this will not change their graduation status and notified current students who graduate this year... they will still be forrest grads. The new name will go into effect this coming summer.DR. NIKOLAI VITTI 1:22:34 - we will ask the students what the new name should be.Based on the majority fo what the students recommended as a name. 3 As far as the cost... this will cost an estimated 400-thousand dollars at most. The district says they're trying to find private donors to fund this. Most of the costs are sports uniforms. Scott, do we have any idea what the new name will be?