Elections

The Clerk is responsible for conducting all elections within the Township. This includes voting at the National, State, County, and Township levels and includes local and intermediate school districts, libraries and all special elections. Election administration duties also include voter registration, maintaining voter records, and training of election inspectors. 

UPCOMING ELECTION –

The Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.  Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Electors who wish to obtain an absent voter ballot for this election may download an application or contact the Clerk's Office at 810.229.0560.  Absent voter applications will automatically be mailed out to those voters who have requested to be on the permanent absent voter application list.  Please note the last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the August primary is July 18, 2022.  In-person registration with local clerk with proof of residency is July 19, 2022 through 8:00 pm on August 2, 2022.

PLEASE NOTE:  Precinct 1 is now located at the Fire Hall, 1580 S. Old US-23 (formerly at Township Hall) and Precinct 6 is now located at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 2201 S. Old US-23 (formerly at the Fire Hall).  All voters have been mailed Voter I.D. cards due to redistricting.  Please check your Voter I.D. cards for voting and polling location information.  Thank you.

Absent Voter Ballot Deadlines:

  • The Clerk's Office will mail absentee ballots until 5:00 p.m. Friday prior to an election
  • The Clerk's Office will issue a ballot in person until 4:00 p.m. the Monday prior to an election. Ballot must be voted at the Clerk's Office on the Monday prior to an election.
  • The Clerk's Office will be open the Saturday before the election from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for election related business
The Michigan Voter Information Center is a great resource and provides an assortment of information related to voter registration and election in Michigan. By visiting you can:

  • Determine if you are registered
  • Find your polling location
  • View a sample ballot
  • Learn to use the voting equipment
  • Find answers to frequently asked questions