Petitions targeting five Westland City Council members and the city clerk were approved, though the one against Mayor William Wild was sent back for clarity issues.
The City Clerk Eileen DeHart Schoof and council members James Godbout, Adam Hammons, Meriam Kadi, Michael Kehrer and Dewey Reeves are facing the petitions. The reason:
At issue is a vote to approve a 40-year amendment to the city's Tax Increment Finance Authority plan with possible projects including construction of a new city hall. Cg behind the library aren't correct — council hasn't approved the project or specified a location.Petitioners need about 5,637 signature for each.