TROY, Mich., -

Voters in Troy head to the polls Tuesday to elect a new mayor.

Back in November voters recalled Mayor Janice Daniels. Dean Slater was then appointed temporary mayor.

Read back: Troy mayor who slurred gays, fought transit ousted

Slater is fighting to keep his seat.

Five other candidates are in the race:

-Faris Alami
-John Desjardins
-David Elsas
-Marty Knollenberg
-Scott Welborn

Tuesday's special election will cost the city approximately $50,000.

CHECK: Election Results