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General Election Tuesday November 3, 2020

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The Write-in candidate filing deadline is 4:00 PM  October 23. To file as a Write-in the Write-in Declaration of Intent must be completed and submitted to the Township Clerk by 4:00 PM on October 23.


 Things that voters should know:

  • -Ballots will never be sent out unless the voter submits a completed application to our office.
  • --You only need to submit one application to the Clerk’s Office – even if you receive multiple applications in the mail.
  • -Signatures are required on every application and ballot envelope and are verified against the signature on the voter registration file.
  • -We will begin mailing ballots for the November election in late September.
  • -Submitting applications by email is one option, but we hope that most votes will continue with the practice of delivery to our drop box or by mail- so our email server doesn’t become overwhelmed.
  • -You can track your application and ballot status at mi.gov/vote. This site will show if and when we receive your application or ballot or when we mailed those to you.
  • -The Township offices are currently closed to the public. When residents are allowed into the office again, our lobby will be limited to one household at a time. We recommend calling or emailing with questions or requests.
  • -Absentee applications can be submitted until October 30 by mail or until November 2nd  in person, but we recommend doing this as early as possible to allow you to complete the process in time to have your ballot counted. Ballots must be received by 8:00 PM election day to be counted.
  • -Ballots cannot be forwarded if you are temporarily staying somewhere other than your residence indicate that address on your application.

Have you ever wondered about the Absent voter ballot process?  

This is a great video created and shared by a fellow clerk.


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Please view the videos below to see a preview of the equipment to be utilized in the polling locations.  The DS200 is the ballot scanner & vote tabulator and the ExpressVote is the ADA compliant voter assist technology. 








 

Identification requirements

Effective with the November 6, 2007 election, picture identification is required. Voters can satisfy this picture identification requirement by showing a Michigan driver's license or a Michigan personal identification card. Voter who do not possess either document may show any of the following forms of picture identification as long as they are current.
* Driver's license or personal identification card issued by another state.
* Federal or state government-issued photo identification.
* U.S. passport
* Military identification card with photo
* Student identification with photo-from a high school or an accredited institution of higher education.
* Tribal identification card with photo.

An affidavit has been developed for voters who do not possess picture identification to sign prior to voting.


Click here for more information regarding new election identification requirements.