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Tight Deadline Looms On Recall : Officials Scramble To Meet Requirements For Jackson Vote

PROVIDENCE \x97 City officials this week were scrambling to meet a state law deadline concerning the scheduling of a recall vote for Ward 3 City Councilman Kevin Jackson.

The Board of Canvassers said in a letter to City Council President Luis A. Aponte that it believes the council must have a special meeting this week to set the vote for May 2 or the city will miss a Monday deadline set by state law for submitting the wording of the question.

Aponte said Wednesday he hadn’t called

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