Voter / Election Information


You can obtain a voter registration application form from the township Clerk, Secretary of State Office, County Clerk’s office or several state agencies. Online you can complete the form and print it. Once completed you can then sign and mail to:

Janette Richardson-Stover, Clerk

1341 N Fawn St

Lincoln MI 48742

Photo Identification Required When Voting

The Michigan Supreme Court recently upheld a Michigan law passed in 1996, requiring all voters to show photo identification when voting at the polls. The requirement became effective with the November 2007 election. Voters must show photo identification or sign an affidavit attesting that he or she is not in possession of picture identification.

Accepted forms of photo identification are:


For additional information about the photo identification requirement, please visit the secretary of State Election Web Page.

Absent Voter Ballots

Absentee ballots are available for all elections. They allow voters to cast a ballot without being present on election day.


As a registered voter, you may request an absent voter ballot if you meet any of the following criteria:

To request an absent voter ballot for an upcoming election, please call the Clerk at 989-736-6919 (Please leave a message) and you will be mailed an application. You may want to go to Elections in Michigan web page to complete and print an online Absent Voter Ballot application.

For more detailed information on the election process in Michigan, go to the secretary of State “Elections in Michigan” web page.