South Lyon Council recall, Michigan (2014)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
BP-Initials-UPDATED.png This Ballotpedia article needs to be updated.
Note: The factual accuracy of this article may be compromised due to out-of-date information. Please update the article to reflect recent events and remove this template when finished.
Recall
RecallBanner.jpg
Historical recalls
Recall news
Recall laws

An effort to recall council members Bev Dixson, Erin Kopkowski and Joe Ryzyi in South Lyon, Michigan from their positions was launched in January 2014. Proponents spearheaded the recall effort due to their dissatisfaction with council's dismissal of City Manager David Murphy.[1]

Path to the ballot

See also: Laws governing recall in Michigan

Resident Rich Perry started a Facebook group through which he announced the intention to initiate recall proceedings against Dixson, Kopkowski and Ryzyi. Perry said that, as of January 14, 2014, petition language had been drafted and would be submitted to the county clerk's office for approval soon. If the petition language is approved, recall proponents will begin gathering signatures. If they collect enough valid signatures, a recall election will be scheduled or added to an existing ballot.[1]

See also

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

References