ELECTION & VOTER INFORMATION


Lisa Wright - Clerk

email: clerk@spencertwp.org

 


 

Any questions call (616) 984-0035 or email:
Lisa Wright, Clerk clerk@spencertwp.org
Danelle Wright, Deputy Clerk deputyclerk@spencertwp.org


VOTER REGISTRATION
You are eligible to vote if you are:
A citizen of the United States
At least 18 years old on or before the next election
A resident of Michigan
Registered 30 days prior to the next election

You are not required to re-register for each election unless you have moved or changed your name.

You can register to vote at any:
Secretary of State Branch Office
County Clerk's Office
Spencer Township Clerk's Office
Assistant clerk for voter registration at specified government agencies
By mail (Important reminder if you register by mail - you must vote in person
for your first election)

You can verify your voter registration by calling the Clerk.

Your drivers license or ID address must match voter registration.  To change address go to any Secretary of State Branch Office or click on link below and follow instructions.

Change of Address
https://onlineservices.michigan.gov/ExpressSOS/CustomerManagement/EligibilityRequirements


ABSENTEE BALLOTS
Absentee Ballots are available to registered voters if:
· You are 60 years of age or older
· You expect to be absent from the community the entire time the polls are open on election day
· You are physically unable to attend the polls without assistance
· You cannot attend the polls because of religious beliefs
· You have been appointed a precinct inspector in a precinct other than where you reside
· You are confined to jail awaiting arraignment or trial

Click on link below, download, print, fill out and return to: Mail or drop off in black receiving box in front of office Spencer Twp Clerk, 14960 Meddler Ave, Gowen, Mi 49326 Or scan and email to clerk@spencertwp.org

Absentee Voting Application
http://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1633_8716_8728-21037--,00.html

Remember, if you registered by mail, you are not eligible for an absentee ballot for your first election.

If you would like to be placed on our Permanent Absentee Ballot List, please call the Clerk's office. If you are on this list, you will be sent an application for ballot for each government election.


Notice for Military and Oversease Civilian Voters

VOTER INFORMATION FROM THE SECRETARY OF STATE: Helpful information about voting and voter registration can be found at Michigan Secretary of State Voter Information Center.
· How do I register to vote?
· Am I already registered?
· Find your clerk
· Absentee ballots
· Work at the Polls
· Voting machine instructions
· Election calendar
· Map to your polling location

 

If you would like additional information or have questions or suggestions,
please stop at the Clerk's office or call 616-984-0035