Prior to the adoption of Ord. 21092 on 09/19/2011, Section 8-11 read as follows.

    Any contest of election or recount of ballots in case of doubt or fraud shall be conducted in the manner provided by the laws of the state.

(Code 1964, § 8.230)

    State law reference(s)--Election contests and recounts, RSMo. § 115.527 et seq.