Election Information

New Voting Equipment Informational Video 


Primary Election:  August 4, 2020
General Election:  November 3, 2020

New voter registration and no-reason absentee voting information 

Absentee Ballot  Application

Election Inspector Training Information:

Election Inspector Information and Training

Election Training PowerPoint

Processing Voter Video

Election Challenges Video

Campaigning Video

Provisional Ballots Video

Polling Locations: Click here

Application to obtain an Absent Voter Ballot: Click here Print and complete the required areas. If the application is incomplete a ballot will not be mailed to you. Mail or drop off your application by 5:00 p.m. on November 1st at the City Clerk's Office or in the drop box located on the north side of City Hall.

All polling places are handicapped accessible. Braille and audio versions of voting instructions are available. The polls will be open 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. Every qualified elector present and in line at the polls at 8 p.m. shall be allowed to vote.

Check your Registration at the Michigan Voter Information Center: https://webapps.sos.state.mi.us/mivote/

Register to Vote at any Secretary of State Office or the City Clerk's Office, or mail in your voter registration application to the City's Clerk's office.

Voter Registration Qualifications:
  1. Citizen of the United states;
  2. At least 18 years of age by Election Day;
  3. Resident of Michigan and the City where you are applying to register to vote on Election Day;
  4. Not confined in jail after being convicted and sentenced.

Elections for State and Federal Offices (Presidential, Governor, U.S. and State Representatives) are held in even years;
Local elections (Mayor and City Council) are held in the odd numbered years.