City returns mayoral recall application
January 14, 2021
The city received an application to recall Mayor Steve Prysunka early this week from a group unhappy with Wrangell's face mask requirement. But the filing was premature, said Borough Clerk Kim Lane, who returned the application. State law says a recall application may not be filed during the office holder's first 120 days on the job. That date will not come until early February for the mayor.
Lane said the city has its own statute, as well, which copies the 120 days from the state.
Don McConachie, one of the people involved in the application, said he thought he had passed the legal require...