SECTION 17.04  RECALL PETITIONS.
   A recall petition may be circulated in separate parts, but the separate parts shall be bound together and filed as one instrument.  Each part shall contain the name and office of the person whose removal is sought and a statement in not more than 200 words of the grounds for the removal.
   The manner of signing, the method of circulating, the form and requirements as to the affidavit, and the other requirements of the law regulating initiative and referendum petitions, shall apply to recall petitions in this municipality except as otherwise provided in this Charter.