Elections & Voter Information

Elections

Michigan through election laws has established three potential election dates each year*:

  • The May regular election date, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in May
  • The August regular election date, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in August. 
  • The November regular election date, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. 

Polling places are open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. on election days. The City Clerk is the City's chief elections officer and is responsible for the administration of all City Elections.

*Presidential election years can include one additional election date for a total of four potential elections.

My Vote My Monroe


November 3, 2020 General Election

The Clerk’s Office encourages residents to please continue to return absentee applications by mail, email, or the City Hall Drop Box located in the parking lot adjacent to the building.  Regular precinct locations will be open on election day.  Questions?  Please email us at elections@monroemi.gov.


Important Dates 2020

  • Week of Sept. 21 - AV ballot mailing begins
  • October 19 - Last day to register to vote other than in person at the Clerk’s Office
  • October 20 - In person voter registration with local Clerk with proof of residency
    October 30 - Last day Clerk’s office may mail an AV ballot
    November 2: Up to 4:00 pm  - Last day to obtain an AV ballot in the Clerk’s office
    November 3: Up to 8:00 pm  - Election Day registrants may register, obtain and vote an AV ballot at the Clerk’s office or vote in person at precinct.
  • November 3 - State General Election