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.

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Important Dates 2022

August 2, 2022:  State Primary Election

  • Week of June 27 - AV ballot mailing begins
  • July 29 - Last day Clerk’s Office may mail AV ballots.  Clerk's Office open until 5:00 PM
  • August 1: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm  - Last day to obtain an AV ballot and vote in the Clerk’s office
  • August 2: 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.
  • August 2: - State Primary Election Day
November 8, 2022:  State General Election
  • Week of September 26 - AV ballot mailing begins
  • November 4: - Last day Clerk’s Office may mail AV ballots.  Clerk's Office open until 5:00 PM
  • November 7: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm  - Last day to obtain an AV ballot and vote in the Clerk’s office
  • November 8: 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 8: - State General Election