The group seeking a recall of District 7 City Councilman Chris Anderson on Thursday turned in their petition to the election office.
The matter is set to come before the Election Commission next Thursday.
Here is the wording on the petition:
CITIZENS’ PETITION TO RECALL COUNCILMAN CHRIS ANDERSON
Pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated § 2-5-151 and Chattanooga City Charter § 3.18 we the undersigned registered voters of the Seventh District of the City of Chattanooga state that Councilman Chris Anderson has failed to properly represent our district, and we do wish to recall him.
If this Petition is determined to have the sufficient number of valid signatures, then the Board of Election Commissioners shall place the following question on the ballot at the next general election.
Shall Councilman Chris Anderson who represents the Seventh District of the City of Chattanooga be recalled?
SIGNATURES OF REGISTERED VOTERS
(Must be a registered voter in the Seventh Council District of the City of Chattanooga)
Date (Cannot sign for another and no ditto marks) (Address as listed on registration – no P.O. Boxes)
1._________ Sign here____________________________ Street Address_____________________________