A petition to recall Muskegon County Drain Commission Brenda Moore was rejected on Friday, Jan. 26.

The elections committee voted 3-0 to deny the recall petition based on language and lack of clarity.

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A number of residents in the Kuis drain district objects to plans to spend more than $2 million to make improvements to the drain. The work would be in an effort to more efficiently move ground water away from neighborhoods and into Black Creek.

Moore was elected by voters in 2016. She was first appointed to the position in 2013.

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