recall elections

7:11 am
Tue December 2, 2014

Comstock Township Supervisor Won't Face Recall

Business owners seeking recall did not collect enough signatures by deadline
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
COMSTOCK, MI - Comstock Township Supervisor Ann Nieuwenhuis won't face a recall election after a group leading the effort to have her removed from office failed to collect enough signatures to send the issue to voters. Mike and Lisa White, Comstock Township business owners and authors of recall language against Nieuwenhuis, failed to collect 1,260 signatures by November 30.
7:05 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Mayor Recall Taken off Benton Harbor Ballot

Challenger did not say if he will appeal decision
BENTON HARBOR - The on-again, off-again Benton Harbor mayoral recall election was ordered off the Nov. 4 ballot by the Michigan Court of Appeals on Thursday morning.
1:28 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Comstock Township Supervisor Files Appeal Against Recall Petition

Ann Nieuwenhuis says petition contains language that is not factual
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, MI - Comstock Township Supervisor Ann Nieuwenhuis filed an appeal Thursday against a petition to recall her approved by the Kalamazoo County Election Commission last week. The commission -- comprised of county Clerk Tim Snow, Circuit Court Judge Stephen Gorsalitz, and county Treasurer Mary Balkema -- approved a petition to recall Nieuwenhuis on April 14.
6:27 am
Tue February 25, 2014

Raises Approved for Alamo Township Officials With Recall Effort Ongoing

Pay increases were also approved for the township's treasurer and clerk
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
ALAMO TOWNSHIP, MI - Alamo Township Supervisor Lout Conti will receive a $5,000 raise when the township's 2014-15 budget goes into effect this spring, a decision made final during a disjointed, somewhat contentious special meeting of the township board Monday evening.
7:58 pm
Sun February 9, 2014

Recall Petitions Upheld Against Alamo Township Supervisor

380 signatures must be collected by August first to force November recall election of Lou Conti
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The r ecall effort against Alamo Township Supervisor Lou Conti can now move forward, but it's likely taken longer than those responsible for the movement had hoped. Kalamazoo County Circuit Court Judge J. Richardson Johnson upheld three petitions to recall Conti in a decision made Feb. 4.