06/28/2012 06:23 pm ET

VERIFIED: Group Has More Than Enough Signatures To Trigger Recall Election Of Troy Mayor

"The Oakland County Elections Division has finished verifying the 9,300 signatures submitted by the political action group Recall Janice Daniels to recall embattled Troy Mayor Janice Daniels.

"In accordance with MCL 168.961(4), our office has concluded our review of the recall petitions demanding your recall from the office of Mayor – City of Troy, County of Oakland," Elections Director Joe Rozell wrote in a letter to Daniels on Thursday. "We have determined that the petitions contain 8,882 valid signatures from City of Troy electors which exceed the requirement of 7,985."

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